Plectroctena cryptica

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Plectroctena cryptica
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Plectroctena
Species: P. cryptica
Binomial name
Plectroctena cryptica
Bolton, 1974

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Ghana (type locality), Ivory Coast, Liberia.

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Nomenclature

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

  • cryptica. Plectroctena cryptica Bolton, 1974c: 327, fig. 5 (w.q.) GHANA.

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