Eciton hamatum quitensis

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Eciton hamatum quitensis
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Eciton drepanophorum)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Eciton
Species: Eciton hamatum quitensis
Forel, 1921

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


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

  • quitensis. Eciton hamatum var. quitensis Forel, 1921b: 135 (s.w.) ECUADOR. Junior synonym of drepanophorum: Borgmeier, 1953: 9.