Echinopla corrugata

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Echinopla corrugata
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Echinopla arfaki)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Echinopla
Species: Echinopla corrugata
Donisthorpe, 1943

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


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

  • corrugata. Echinopla corrugata Donisthorpe, 1943e: 116. Unnecessary (second) replacement name for rugosa Stitz, 1938: 110. Junior synonym of arfaki (first available replacement name): Bolton, 1995b: 183.


  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 183, Junior synonym of arfaki (first available replacement name))
  • Donisthorpe, H. 1943f. Myrmecological gleanings. Proc. R. Entomol. Soc. Lond. Ser. B 12: 115-116 (page 116, Echinopla)
  • Stitz, H. 1938. Neue Ameisen aus dem indo-malayischen Gebiet. Sitzungsber. Ges. Naturforsch. Freunde Berl. 1938: 99-122 (page 110, Unnecessary (second) replacement name for rugosa)