Paratrechina vaga crassipilis

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Paratrechina vaga crassipilis
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Nylanderia vaga)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Lasiini
Genus: Nylanderia
Species: Paratrechina vaga crassipilis
Santschi, 1928

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Nylanderia vaga.


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

  • crassipilis. Paratrechina (Nylanderia) vaga var. crassipilis Santschi, 1928c: 71 (w.) FIJI IS. Junior synonym of vaga: Wilson & Taylor, 1967: 90.


  • Santschi, F. 1928c. Fourmis de îles Fidji. Rev. Suisse Zool. 35: 67-74 (page 71, worker described)
  • Wilson, E. O.; Taylor, R. W. 1967b. The ants of Polynesia (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Pac. Insects Monogr. 14: 1-109 (page 90, Junior synonym of vaga)