Lepisiota monardi australis

Every Ant Tells a Story - And Their Stories Are Here
Jump to navigation Jump to search


Lepisiota monardi australis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Plagiolepidini
Genus: Lepisiota
Species: L. monardi
Subspecies: L. monardi australis
Trinomial name
Lepisiota monardi australis
(Santschi, 1930)

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Angola (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

AntMapLegend.png

Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

Check data from AntWeb

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • australis. Acantholepis monardi var. australis Santschi, 1930b: 75, fig. 7 (w.) ANGOLA. [Unresolved junior primary homonym of australis Forel, 1902h: 479.] (Bolton, 1995b: 226).] Combination in Lepisiota: Bolton, 1995b: 226.

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 226, Combination in Lepisiota)
  • Santschi, F. 1930b. Résultats de la Mission scientifique suisse en Angola, 1928-1929. Formicides de l'Angola. Rev. Suisse Zool. 37: 53-81 (page 75, fig. 7 worker described)