Plagiolepis flava Mayr

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Plagiolepis flava Mayr
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Acropyga acutiventris)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Plagiolepidini
Genus: Acropyga
Species: Plagiolepis flava Mayr
Mayr, 1862

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Acropyga acutiventris.


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

  • flava. Plagiolepis flava Mayr, 1862: 699 (q.m.) NICOBAR IS. Combination in Acropyga: Mayr, 1862: 769. Junior synonym of acutiventris: Forel, 1894c: 418.