Platythyrea occidentalis

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Platythyrea occidentalis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Platythyreini
Genus: Platythyrea
Species: P. occidentalis
Binomial name
Platythyrea occidentalis
André, 1890

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Cameroon, Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Senegal, Sierra Leone (type locality), Uganda.


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Nomenclature

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

  • occidentalis. Platythyrea occidentalis André, 1890: 315 (q.) SIERRA LEONE. André, 1895a: 3 (m.); Arnold, 1954: 291 (w.). See also: Brown, 1975: 46.

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