Gnamptogenys pneodonax

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Gnamptogenys pneodonax
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Alfaria minuta)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ectatomminae
Tribe: Ectatommini
Genus: Alfaria
Species: Gnamptogenys pneodonax
Kempf, 1968

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


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

  • pneodonax. Gnamptogenys pneodonax Kempf, 1968b: 375, figs. 2, 3 (w.) BRAZIL (Amazonas).
    • Type-material: holotype worker.
    • Type-locality: Brazil: Amazonas, Benjamim Constant, 18-28.ix.1962 (K. Lenko).
    • Type-depository: DZSP.
    • Status as species: Kempf, 1972a: 114; Lattke, 1990b: 19; Brandão, 1991: 345.
    • Junior synonym of minuta: Lattke, 1992a: 127; Bolton, 1995b: 210; Camacho, Franco, Branstetter, et al. 2022: 10.