Tapinolepis trimenii angolensis

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Tapinolepis trimenii angolensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Plagiolepidini
Genus: Tapinolepis
Species: T. trimenii
Subspecies: T. trimenii angolensis
Trinomial name
Tapinolepis trimenii angolensis
(Santschi, 1930)

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Angola (type locality).


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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • angolensis. Anoplolepis (Mesanoplolepis) trimeni var. angolensis Santschi, 1930b: 72 (w.) ANGOLA. Combination in Tapinolepis: Bolton, 2003: 268.

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 66, catalogue)
  • Santschi, F. 1930b. Résultats de la Mission scientifique suisse en Angola, 1928-1929. Formicides de l'Angola. Rev. Suisse Zool. 37: 53-81 (page 72, worker described)