Eciton latiscapum hospes

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Eciton latiscapum hospes
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Neivamyrmex punctaticeps)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Neivamyrmex
Species: Eciton latiscapum hospes
Emery, 1906

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

Nomenclature

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

  • hospes. Eciton latiscapum subsp. hospes Emery, 1906c: 111 (m.) ARGENTINA. Junior synonym of spegazzinii: Gallardo, 1920: 357; of spinolae: Borgmeier, 1953: 7.

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