The Ants of Africa
Genus Plagiolepis
Plagiolepis (Anacantholepis) deweti Forel

Subgenus Anacantholepis Santschi

Plagiolepis (Anacantholepis) deweti Forel

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location South Africa (Plagiolepis Deweti n. sp., Forel, 1904f: 423, worker & queen) Natal Mountains, R Wroughton
worker and queen only known (see Bolton, 1995) .

Forel's (1904f) description - {original description} .Arnold's (1922: 582) translation of Forel's (1904f) description and that of the queen is at - {original description} .

{Plagiolepis deweti}The photomontage of the type worker is collated from

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