Discothyrea traegaordhi Santschi, 1914 valid
Discothyrea traegaordhi Santschi, 1914e: 3 (w.) SOUTH AFRICA. Afrotropic.
Primary type information: HOLOTYPE, pinned worker, SOUTH AFRICA Natal, Pietermaritzburg, 21.III.1905 (I. Trägårdh) (not in NHMB, apparently lost). NEOTYPE, by present designation, pinned worker, SOUTH AFRICA, KwaZulu-Natal, Town Bush, near Pietermaritzburg [−29.5616, 30.323], 900 m, native forest, 20.I.1977 (W.L. & D.E. Brown) (BMNH: CASENT0790122)
  • Status as species: Wheeler, 1922: 761; Arnold, 1926: 198; Smith & Wing, 1955: 107; Brown, 1958g: 253, 340; Bolton, 1995b: 172; Hita Garcia et al., 2019: 72 (redescription).
  • Senior synonym of Discothyrea hewitti: Hita Garcia et al., 2019: 72.
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