Holcoponera regularis

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Holcoponera regularis
Scientific classification (junior homonym, replaced by Gnamptogenys striatula)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ectatomminae
Tribe: Ectatommini
Genus: Gnamptogenys
Species: Holcoponera regularis
Santschi, 1929

This taxon is a junior homonym and has been replaced by Gnamptogenys striatula.

Nomenclature

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

  • regularis. Holcoponera regularis Santschi, 1929d: 275 (w.) BRAZIL. [Also described as new by Santschi, 1929h: 457.] [Junior secondary homonym of regularis Mayr, above.] Senior synonym of arcuata and hence the latter the first available replacement name for regularis Santschi: Brown, 1958g: 227.

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