Eciton burchelli infumatum

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Eciton burchelli infumatum
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Eciton burchellii parvispinum)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Eciton
Species: Eciton burchelli infumatum
Wheeler, W.M., 1909

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Eciton burchellii parvispinum.

Nomenclature

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

  • infumatum. Eciton burchelli var. infumatum Wheeler, W.M. 1909b: 231 (s.w.) MEXICO. [Misspelled as infuscatum by Santschi, 1925d: 222.] Junior synonym of parvispinum: Borgmeier, 1955: 178.

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