Tetramorium surrogatum

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Tetramorium surrogatum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Tetramorium
Species: T. surrogatum
Binomial name
Tetramorium surrogatum
Bolton, 1985

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Eritrea, Ethiopia (type locality).

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Nomenclature

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

  • silvestrii. Triglyphothrix silvestrii Emery, 1915g: 17, fig. 8 (w.) ETHIOPIA. [Junior secondary homonym of Tetramorium silvestrii Santschi, 1911d: 6.] Replacement name: Tetramorium surrogatum Bolton, 1985: 247. See also: Bolton, 1976: 336.
  • surrogatum. Tetramorium surrogatum Bolton, 1985: 247. Replacement name for Triglyphothrix silvestrii Emery, 1915g: 17. [Junior secondary homonym of Tetramorium silvestrii Santschi, 1911d: 6.]

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 1985. The ant genus Triglyphothrix Forel a synonym of Tetramorium Mayr. (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). J. Nat. Hist. 19: 243-248 (page 247, Replacement name for Triglyphothrix silvestrii)
  • Emery, C. 1915e. Formiche raccolte nell'Eritrea dal Prof. F. Silvestri. Boll. Lab. Zool. Gen. Agrar. R. Sc. Super. Agric. 10: 3-26 (page 17, [Junior secondary homonym of Tetramorium silvestrii Santschi, 1911d: 6.])