Leptothorax curvispinosus annectens

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Leptothorax curvispinosus annectens
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Temnothorax rugatulus)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Temnothorax
Species: Leptothorax curvispinosus annectens
Wheeler, W.M., 1903

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


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

  • annectens. Leptothorax curvispinosus subsp. annectens Wheeler, W.M. 1903c: 242, pl. 12, fig. 13 (w.) U.S.A. Subspecies of rugatulus: Wheeler, W.M. 1917a: 510. Junior synonym of rugatulus: Creighton, 1950a: 269.