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Species: Dolichoderus plagiatus   (Mayr, 1870) 

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See Also:

Dolichoderus plagiatus beutenmuelleri, Dolichoderus plagiatus beutenmulleri, Dolichoderus plagiatus inornatus, Dolichoderus plagiatus plagiatus, Dolichoderus plagiatus pustulatus

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

Hypoclinea plagiata Mayr, 1870b PDF: 960 (w.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Dolichoderus: Mayr, 1886d PDF: 436; in Dolichoderus (Hypoclinea): Emery, 1894d PDF: 229.
Senior synonym of Dolichoderus borealis: Emery, 1895d PDF: 330; of Dolichoderus inornatus: Creighton, 1950a PDF: 335.




Fens, prairies, glades and wooded glade edges. Nests cryptic in soil among plant roots.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in heath, 0 times found in Tamarack bog, 1 times found in mixed coniferous forest, 0 times found in Mixed Transition Forest

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 0 times Stump, Log stage 4

Elevations: collected from 10 - 70 meters, 50 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Hypoclinea plagiata: casent0915561

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