Pheidologeton dentiviris

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Pheidologeton dentiviris
Scientific classification (junior homonym, replaced by Carebara yanoi)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Carebara
Species: Pheidologeton dentiviris
Forel, 1913

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

Nomenclature

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

  • dentiviris. Pheidologeton dentiviris Forel, 1913f: 192 (m.) TAIWAN. Santschi, 1937h: 372 (q.). Combination in Idrisella: Santschi, 1937h: 372; in Pheidologeton: Ettershank, 1966: 118; in Carebara: Fischer, Azorsa & Fisher, 2014: 71. Junior synonym of yanoi: Terayama, 2009: 156.

References

  • Ettershank, G. 1966. A generic revision of the world Myrmicinae related to Solenopsis and Pheidologeton (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Aust. J. Zool. 14: 73-171 (page 118, Combination in Pheidologeton)
  • Fischer, G., Azorsa, F. & Fisher, B.L. 2014. The ant genus Carebara Westwood (Hymenoptera, Formicidae): synonymisation of Pheidologeton Mayr under Carebara, establishment and revision of the C. polita species group. ZooKeys 438: 57–112.
  • Forel, A. 1913h. Fourmis de Tasmanie et d'Australie récoltées par MM. Lae, Froggatt etc. Bull. Soc. Vaudoise Sci. Nat. 49: 173-195 (page 192, male described)
  • Santschi, F. 1937h. Fourmis du Japon et de Formose. Bull. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 77: 361-388 (page 372, queen described)
  • Santschi, F. 1937h. Fourmis du Japon et de Formose. Bull. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 77: 361-388 (page 372, Combination in Idrisella)