Leptothorax asper sufurea

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Leptothorax asper sufurea
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Nesomyrmex asper)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Nesomyrmex
Species: Leptothorax asper sufurea
Forel, 1912

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


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

  • sulfurea. Leptothorax asper var. sufurea Forel, 1912g: 18 (w.) BRAZIL. [Justified emendation of spelling to sulfurea by Emery, 1924d: 250.] Junior synonym of asper: Kempf, 1959c: 414.