Lepisiota monardi australis

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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)



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Angola (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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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.



  • 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)