Plagiolepis vanderkelleni polita

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Plagiolepis vanderkelleni polita
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Plagiolepidini
Genus: Plagiolepis
Species: P. vanderkelleni
Subspecies: P. vanderkelleni polita
Trinomial name
Plagiolepis vanderkelleni polita
Santschi, 1914

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: South Africa (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.

  • polita. Plagiolepis (Anacantholepis) vanderkeleni st. polita Santschi, 1914e: 37, fig. 10 (w.) SOUTH AFRICA.

Description

References

  • Santschi, F. 1914e. Meddelanden från Göteborgs Musei Zoologiska Afdelning. 3. Fourmis du Natal et du Zoulouland récoltées par le Dr. I. Trägårdh. Göteb. K. Vetensk. Vitterh. Samh. Handl. 15: 1-44 (page 37, fig. 10 worker described)