Leptothorax balli

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Leptothorax balli
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Temnothorax tyndalei)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Temnothorax
Species: Leptothorax balli
Santschi, 1939

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


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

  • balli. Leptothorax balli Santschi, 1939c: 3, fig. 1 (w.) MOROCCO. Junior synonym of tyndalei: Cagniant & Espadaler, 1997: 273.