Anoplolepis gracilipes (F. Smith, 1857),

Cedric A. Collingwood, Donat Agosti, Mostafa R. Sharaf & Antonius van Harten, 2011, Order Hymenoptera, family Formicidae, Arthropod fauna of the UAE 4, pp. 1-70: 44

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.1168586

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/1A4C094D-3726-FFFD-ED4F-A58A1F97E9F4

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Plazi

scientific name

Anoplolepis gracilipes (F. Smith, 1857)
status

 

Anoplolepis gracilipes (F. Smith, 1857) 

Plates 80–82View Plates 80–82

Specimens examined: Al-Wathba Wetland Reserve, 14.iii.2005, CAC.

Distribution: An African species, the ‘yellow crazy ant’ has been introduced into Australia and the Pacific Islands, causing a considerable loss of local biodiversity. New to the UAE.