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Pseudolasius australis worker
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Plagiolepidini
Genus: Pseudolasius
Emery, 1887
Type species
Formica familiaris
48 species

Nesolasius Wheeler, 1935

Pseudolasius is a genus of ants in the subfamily Formicinae.[2] The genus is known from southern Asia (from India to China) to northern Australia, where it appears to be restricted to tropical areas.[3]



  1. ^ Bolton, B. (2014). "Pseudolasius". AntCat. Retrieved 4 July 2014. 
  2. ^ "Genus: Pseudolasius". AntWeb. Retrieved 23 September 2013. 
  3. ^ LaPolla, J.S.; Brady, S.G.; Shattuck, S.O. (2010). "Phylogeny and taxonomy of the Prenolepis genus-group of ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)". Systematic Entomology. 35: 118–131. doi:10.1111/j.1365-3113.2009.00492.x. 

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