Plagiolepis balestrierii

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Plagiolepis balestrierii
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Plagiolepidini
Genus: Plagiolepis
Species: P. balestrierii
Binomial name
Plagiolepis balestrierii
Menozzi, 1939

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Oriental Region: India (type locality).


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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.

  • balestrierii. Plagiolepis balestrierii Menozzi, 1939a: 310, figs. 11, 12 (w.q.) INDIA.

Description

References

  • Menozzi, C. 1939a. Formiche dell'Himalaya e del Karakorum raccolte dalla Spedizione italiana comandata da S. A. R. il Duca di Spoleto (1929). Atti Soc. Ital. Sci. Nat. Mus. Civ. Stor. Nat. Milano 78: 285-345 (page 310, figs. 11, 12 worker, queen described)