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Species: Plagiolepis exigua   Forel, 1894 

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Plagiolepis exigua quadrimaculata

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Plagiolepis exigua Forel, 1894c PDF: 417 (w.q.) INDIA. Indomalaya. Primary type information: India, Maharashtra, Poona, coll. Wroughton; CASENT0101305; MHNG. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

See also: Sharaf et al., 2011 PDF: 206.
Current subspecies: nominal plus Plagiolepis exigua quadrimaculata.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: India, Indonesia, Taiwan
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
  Native to (according to species list records):
    Australasia, Indomalaya bioregions

Distribution Notes:

MALAGASY:-, India, China, Hawaii, Madagascar,

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Plagiolepis exigua   Forel, A., 1895, Nouvelles fourmis de l'Imerina oriental (Moramanga etc.)., Annales de la Societe Entomologique de Belgique 39, pp. 243-251: 245, (download) 245 3956
Plagiolepis exigua nov. spec.  Forel, A., 1894, Les formicides de l'Empire des Indes et de Ceylan. Part IV. Adjonction aux genres Camponotus, Mayr., et Polyrhachis, Shuck., Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 8, pp. 396-420: 417-418, (download) 417-418 3951
Plagiolepis exigua   Forel, A., 1912, H. Sauter's Formosa-Ausbeute: Formicidae (Hym.)., Entomologische Mitteilungen 1, pp. 45-81: 72, (download) 72 4035

Specimen Habitat Summary

Type specimens: syntype of Plagiolepis exigua: casent0101302, casent0101303, casent0101304, casent0101305, casent0101307, casent0101308, casent0917872

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