The Ants of Africa
Genus Plectroctena
Plectroctena laevior Stitz

Plectroctena laevior Stitz

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location Tanzania (Plectroctena mandibularis Sm. stirps laevior Stitz, in Santschi, 1924a: 163, illustrated, worker; new status Bolton, 1974b: 329) Kiwugebiet, Kadt
worker only described (see Bolton, 1995) .

{Plectroctena laevior}Stitz's (in Santschi, 1924a) description is at {original description}. Bolton's modern description (1974b) is at {original description}

{Plectroctena laevior}The photomontage is of the type specimen collated from - head apparently lost since Bolton's (1974b) description.

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