Acalama donisthorpei

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Acalama donisthorpei
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Gauromyrmex acanthinus)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Gauromyrmex
Species: Acalama donisthorpei
Smith, M.R., 1949

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Specimen labels

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


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

  • donisthorpei. Acalama donisthorpei Smith, M.R. 1949a: 207, figs. 1, 2 (w.) INDIA. Junior synonym of acanthina: Brown, 1953c: 10.