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Species: Anoplolepis fallax   (Mayr, 1865) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Plagiolepis fallax Mayr, 1865 PDF: 54 (w.) SOUTH AFRICA. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Forel, 1910e PDF: 24 (q.).
Combination in Plagiolepis (Zealleyella): Arnold, 1922 PDF: 589; in Anoplolepis: Emery, 1925d PDF: 17.
Revived status as species: Emery, 1925d PDF: 17.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: South Africa
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Fynbos, riparian vegetation.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times general collecting.

Type specimens: syntype of Anoplolepis fallax: casent0903235, casent0909843; syntype of Plagiolepis fallax: casent0915705; type of Plagiolepis fallax: focol0160, focol2899

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