Leptothorax acervorum flavescens

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Leptothorax acervorum flavescens
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Leptothorax muscorum)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Leptothorax
Species: Leptothorax acervorum flavescens
Ruzsky, 1896

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


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

  • flavescens. Leptothorax muscorum var. flavescens Ruzsky, 1896: 72 (w.) RUSSIA. [First available use of Leptothorax acervorum subsp. muscorum var. flavescens Ruzsky, 1895: 26; unavailable name.] Subspecies of muscorum: Ruzsky, 1905b: 621. Junior synonym of muscorum: Radchenko, 1995a: 25.