Cryptocerus hamulus steinheili

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Cryptocerus hamulus steinheili
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Cephalotes unimaculatus)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Cephalotes
Species: Cryptocerus hamulus steinheili
Forel, 1908

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


The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • steinheili. Cryptocerus hamulus subsp. steinheili Forel, 1908c: 355 (w.) ANTILLES. Combination in Cryptocerus (Paracryptocerus): Emery, 1924d: 307. Subspecies of haemorrhoidalis: Emery, 1924d: 307. Junior synonym of unimaculatus: Kempf, 1951: 151.