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Results for the species Petalomyrmex phylax Snelling:
Classified in: Vespoidea: Formicidae: Formicinae: Plagiolepidini: Petalomyrmex
Status of name: Valid: Original name/combination
Date of description: 1979
Described by: Snelling, page(s) 5.
Citation of original description:
  • Snelling, R. R. 1979. Aphomomyrmex and a related new genus of arboreal African ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Contributions in Science, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County 316: 3-8.
Synonyms of valid name:
  • None yet recorded in database.
The valid name and its synonyms have been cited as:
  • Petalomyrmex phylax Snelling
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