Plagiolepis barbara pyrenaica

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Plagiolepis barbara pyrenaica
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Plagiolepis pallescens)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Plagiolepidini
Genus: Plagiolepis
Species: Plagiolepis barbara pyrenaica
Emery, 1921

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


The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • pyrenaica. Plagiolepis barbara var. pyrenaica Emery, 1921d: 315, fig. I (6, 7) (w.) FRANCE.
    • Subspecies of barbara: Emery, 1925b: 20; Bernard, 1950a: 21.
    • Subspecies of schmitzii: Bolton, 1995b: 336.
    • Junior synonym of taurica: Casevitz-Weulersse & Galkowski, 2009: 485; Radchenko, 2016: 343.
    • Junior synonym of pallescens: Salata, Borowiec & Radchenko, 2018: 812 (by implication).