Plagiolepis wilsoni

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Plagiolepis wilsoni
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Plagiolepidini
Genus: Plagiolepis
Species: P. wilsoni
Binomial name
Plagiolepis wilsoni
(Clark, 1934)

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Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • wilsoni. Bothriomyrmex wilsoni Clark, 1934b: 39, pl. 3, fig. 5 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Combination in Plagiolepis: Heterick & Shattuck, 2011: 166.

Type Material

  • Bothriomyrmex wilsoni Clark, 1934: Syntype, 1 worker, Port Lincoln, South Australia, Australia, Museum Victoria, Melbourne.
  • Bothriomyrmex wilsoni Clark, 1934: Syntype, 2 workers, Port Lincoln, South Australia, Australia.

Description

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