Prenolepis longiventris

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Prenolepis longiventris
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Prenolepis naoroji)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Lasiini
Genus: Prenolepis
Species: Prenolepis longiventris
Zhou, 2001

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


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

  • longiventris. Prenolepis longiventris Zhou, 2001b: 173, 241, fig. 343 (w.) CHINA.
    • Junior synonym of naoroji: Williams & LaPolla, 2016: 234.


  • Williams, J.L., LaPolla, J.S. 2016. Taxonomic revision and phylogeny of the ant genus Prenolepis (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). 4200: 201–258 (DOI 10.11646/zootaxa.4200.2.1).
  • Zhou, S. 2001. Ants of Guangxi. Guilin, China: Guangxi Normal University Press, 255 pp.: 255pp (page 173, 241, fig. 343 worker described)