Formica vinsonnella

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Formica vinsonnella
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Leptogenys maxillosa)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Leptogenys
Species: Formica vinsonnella
Dufour, 1864

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


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

  • vinsonnella. Formica vinsonnella Dufour, 1864: 210 (w.) REUNION I. Combination in Leptogenys: Emery, 1894a: 68. Subspecies of maxillosa: Emery, 1894a: 68; Forel, 1895a: 49. Junior synonym of maxillosa: Bolton, 1975a: 254.