Keys including this Species
Latitudinal Distribution Pattern
Latitudinal Range: 6.5° to 6.5°.
- Source: AntMaps
Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists
Distribution based on AntMaps
Distribution based on AntWeb specimens
Check data from AntWeb
|Number of countries occupied by this species based on AntWiki Regional Taxon Lists. In general, fewer countries occupied indicates a narrower range, while more countries indicates a more widespread species.|
|Relative abundance based on number of AntMaps records per species (this species within the purple bar). Fewer records (to the left) indicates a less abundant/encountered species while more records (to the right) indicates more abundant/encountered species.|
Images from AntWeb
|Queen (alate/dealate). Specimen code casent0003073. Photographer April Nobile, uploaded by California Academy of Sciences.||Owned by CAS, San Francisco, CA, USA.|
|Holotype of Plectroctena anops. Worker. Specimen code casent0102918. Photographer April Nobile, uploaded by California Academy of Sciences.||Owned by NHMUK, London, UK.|
The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.
- anops. Plectroctena anops Bolton, 1974c: 319, figs. 4, 7 (w.) GHANA.
- Bolton, B. 1974c. A revision of the ponerine ant genus Plectroctena F. Smith (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Entomol. 30: 309-338.(page 319, figs. 4, 7 worker described)