Heptacondylus sulcatus

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Heptacondylus sulcatus
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Myrmicaria natalensis)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Solenopsidini
Genus: Myrmicaria
Species: Heptacondylus sulcatus
Mayr, 1862

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


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

  • sulcatus. Heptacondylus sulcatus Mayr, 1862: 756 (w.) SOUTH AFRICA (not Cuba as stated; see Mayr, 1893: 195). Junior synonym of eumenoides: Dalla Torre, 1893: 155; of natalensis: Emery, 1922e: 123.