Ectatomma socialis

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Ectatomma socialis
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Brachyponera lutea)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Brachyponera
Species: Ectatomma socialis
MacLeay, 1873

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


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

  • socialis. Ectatomma socialis MacLeay, 1873: 369 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Junior synonym of lutea: Emery, 1911d: 84.