Leptothorax ergatogyna

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Leptothorax ergatogyna
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Temnothorax recedens)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Temnothorax
Species: Leptothorax ergatogyna
Bernard, 1950

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


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

  • ergatogyna. Leptothorax (Temnothorax) ergatogyna Bernard, 1950a: 17, fig. 3 (w.q.) FRANCE. Combination in Temnothorax: Bernard, 1967: 186. Junior synonym of recedens: Dlussky & Soyunov, 1988: 31.