Atopodon meermohri

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Atopodon meermohri
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Acropyga butteli)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Plagiolepidini
Genus: Acropyga
Species: Atopodon meermohri
Stärcke, 1930

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


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

  • meermohri. Atopodon meermohri Stärcke, 1930: 375, pl. 18, fig. oben (w.) INDONESIA (Palau I.). Combination in Acropyga: Bolton, 1995b: 57. Junior synonym of butteli: LaPolla, 2004a: 36.