Brachymyrmex coactus nictitans

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Brachymyrmex coactus nictitans
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Brachymyrmex coactus)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Myrmelachistini
Genus: Brachymyrmex
Species: Brachymyrmex coactus nictitans
Emery, 1906

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


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

  • nictitans. Brachymyrmex coactus var. nictitans Emery, 1906c: 178 (w.) COSTA RICA.
    • Subspecies of coactus: Santschi, 1923b: 670; Emery, 1925b: 41; Kempf, 1972a: 38; Bolton, 1995b: 82.
    • Junior synonym of coactus: Ortiz-Sepulveda et al., 2019: 34.