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Lepisiota frauenfeldi aegyptiaca
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Plagiolepidini
Genus: Lepisiota
Species: L. frauenfeldi
Subspecies: L. frauenfeldi aegyptiaca
Trinomial name
Lepisiota frauenfeldi aegyptiaca
(Finzi, 1936)

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Egypt (type locality), Israel.

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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.

  • aegyptiaca. Acantholepis frauenfeldi var. aegyptiaca Finzi, 1936: 184, fig. 9 (w.) EGYPT. Combination in Lepisiota: Bolton, 1995b: 226.

Description

References

The following references are based on the 2007 CD version of the New General Catalogue.

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 226, Combination in Lepisiota)
  • Finzi, B. 1936. Risultati scientifici della spedizione di S. A. S. il Principe Alessandro della Torre e Tasso nell'Egitto e peninsola del Sinai. XI. Formiche. Bull. Soc. Entomol. Egypte 20: 155-210 (page 184, fig. 9 worker described)

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