Cataulacus latipes

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Cataulacus latipes
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Cataulacus kohli)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Cataulacus
Species: Cataulacus latipes
Menozzi, 1933

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


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

  • latipes. Cataulacus latipes Menozzi, 1933a: 106, fig. 4 (w.) UGANDA. Junior synonym of kohli: Bolton, 1974a: 22.


  • Bolton, B. 1974a. A revision of the Palaeotropical arboreal ant genus Cataulacus F. Smith (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Entomol. 30: 1-105 (page 22, Junior synonym of kohli)
  • Menozzi, C. 1933b. Le formiche della Palestina. Mem. Soc. Entomol. Ital. 12: 49-113 (page 106, fig. 4 worker described)