Plagiolepis,

Collingwood, C. A., 1979, The Formicidae (Hymenoptera) of Fennoscandia and Denmark., Fauna Entomologica Scandinavica 8, pp. 1-174: 110

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6175

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scientific name

Plagiolepis
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Genus Plagiolepis  HNS  Mayr, 1861

Plagiolepis  HNS  Mayr, 1861:42.

Type-species: Formica pygmaea Latreille  HNS  , 1798.

This genus includes several European species, none of which have occurred in the British Isles, Denmark or Fennoscandia. However one species occurs in the Channel Islands and has been recorded from Belgium and Poland so is briefly described here for completeness.