Brachymyrmex physogaster

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Brachymyrmex physogaster
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Brachymyrmex heeri)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Myrmelachistini
Genus: Brachymyrmex
Species: Brachymyrmex physogaster
Kusnezov, 1960

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


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

  • physogaster. Brachymyrmex physogaster Kusnezov, 1960c: 382, figs. 1-4 (w.) ARGENTINA.
    • Junior synonym of heeri: Ortiz-Sepulveda et al., 2019: 57.