Pachycondyla terminalis

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Pachycondyla terminalis
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Ectomomyrmex apicalis)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Ectomomyrmex
Species: Pachycondyla terminalis
Özdikmen, 2010

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Ectomomyrmex apicalis.

Nomenclature

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

  • terminalis. Pachycondyla terminalis Özdikmen, 2010c: 993. Redundant replacement name for Ponera apicalis Smith, F. 1857a: 66. Junior synonym of apicalis Smith, F. 1857a: 66.

References

  • Schmidt, C.A. & Shattuck, S.O. 2014. The higher classification of the ant subfamily Ponerinae (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), with a review of ponerine ecology and behavior. Zootaxa. 3817, 1–242 (doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3817.1.1)