Lepisiota frauenfeldi truncata

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Lepisiota frauenfeldi truncata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Plagiolepidini
Genus: Lepisiota
Species: L. frauenfeldi
Subspecies: L. frauenfeldi truncata
Trinomial name
Lepisiota frauenfeldi truncata
(Finzi, 1940)



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Tunisia (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


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

  • truncata. Acantholepis frauenfeldi var. truncata Finzi, 1940: 162 (w.q.) TUNISIA. [First available use of Acantholepis frauenfeldi st. integra var. truncata Santschi, 1917d: 45; unavailable name.] Combination in Lepisiota: Bolton, 1995b: 228.



  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 228, Combination in Lepisiota)
  • Finzi, B. 1940 [1939]. Formiche della Libia. Mem. Soc. Entomol. Ital. 18: 155-166 (page 162, worker, queen described)