Plagiolepis brunni nilotica

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Plagiolepis brunni nilotica
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Plagiolepidini
Genus: Plagiolepis
Species: P. brunni
Subspecies: P. brunni nilotica
Trinomial name
Plagiolepis brunni nilotica
Mayr, 1904

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Eritrea, Sudan (type locality).

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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.

  • nilotica. Plagiolepis brunni var. nilotica Mayr, 1904b: 7 (w.) SUDAN. Currently subspecies of brunni: Forel, 1907a: 30.

Description

References

  • Forel, A. 1907d. Formicides du Musée National Hongrois. Ann. Hist.-Nat. Mus. Natl. Hung. 5: 1-42 (page 30, Subspecies of brunni)
  • Mayr, G. 1904b. Formiciden aus Ägypten und dem Sudan. In: Jägerskiöld, L. A. Results of the Swedish Zoological Expedition to Egypt and the White Nile, 1901. Part 1 (no. 9). Uppsala: Library of the Royal University of Uppsala, 11 pp. (page 7, worker described)