Plagiolepis pallescens atlantis

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Plagiolepis pallescens atlantis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Plagiolepidini
Genus: Plagiolepis
Species: P. pallescens
Subspecies: P. pallescens atlantis
Trinomial name
Plagiolepis pallescens atlantis
Santschi, 1920



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Tunisia (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • atlantis. Plagiolepis maura var. atlantis Santschi, 1920g: 171 (w.q.m.) TUNISIA. Currently subspecies of pallescens: Bolton, 1995b: 334.



  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 334, Subspecies of pallescens)
  • Santschi, F. 1920g. Cinq nouvelles notes sur les fourmis. Bull. Soc. Vaudoise Sci. Nat. 53: 163-186 (page 171, worker, queen, male described)