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Species: Lepisiota rothneyi   (Forel, 1894) 

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See Also:

Lepisiota rothneyi splendida, Lepisiota rothneyi sundaica, Lepisiota rothneyi taivanae, Lepisiota rothneyi wroughtonii

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Extant: 4 valid subspecies

Plagiolepis rothneyi Forel, 1894c PDF: 415 (w.) INDIA. Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Acantholepis (Lepisiota): Santschi, 1926a PDF: 15; in Lepisiota: Bolton, 1995b: 228.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: China, India
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:


Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in 2nd Generation Rubber plantation.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times m2 Winkler sifting.

Elevations: collected at 620 m

Type specimens: syntype of Lepisiota rothneyi: casent0909865, casent0909866

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