Prolasius quadratus

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Prolasius quadratus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Melophorini
Genus: Prolasius
Species: P. quadratus
Binomial name
Prolasius quadratus
McAreavey, 1947

Identification

Distribution

Latitudinal Distribution Pattern

Latitudinal Range: -36.45000076° to -36.45000076°.

 
North
Temperate
North
Subtropical
Tropical South
Subtropical
South
Temperate

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

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Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • quadratus. Prolasius quadrata McAreavey, 1947: 19, pl. 1, figs. 10, 11 (w.) AUSTRALIA.

Type Material

Description

References

  • McAreavey, J. 1947. New species of the genera Prolasius Forel and Melophorus Lubbock (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Mem. Natl. Mus. Vic. 15: 7-27 (page 19, pl. 1, figs. 10, 11 worker described)

References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • McAreavey J. 1947. New species of the genera Prolasius Forel and Melophorus Lubbock (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Memoirs of the National Museum of Victoria 15: 7-27.