Acromyrmex pampanus

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Acromyrmex pampanus
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Acromyrmex balzani multituber)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Acromyrmex
Species: Acromyrmex pampanus
Weber, 1938

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Acromyrmex balzani multituber.

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • pampanus. Acromyrmex (Moellerius) balzani subsp. pampanus Weber, 1938b: 200 (w.q.m.) BOLIVIA. Subspecies of landolti: Kempf, 1972a: 16. Synonym of multituber: Fowler, 1988: 284. [Fowler gives pampanus as senior name, but multituber correctly has priority: Bolton, 1995b: 56.]

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