Leptothorax flavispinus facetus

Every Ant Tells a Story - And Scientists Explain Their Stories Here
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Leptothorax flavispinus facetus
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Temnothorax santschii)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Temnothorax
Species: Leptothorax flavispinus facetus
Santschi, 1939

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

Nomenclature

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

  • facetus. Leptothorax flavispinus var. facetus Santschi, 1939c: 2 (w.) MOROCCO. Junior synonym of santschii: Cagniant & Espadaler, 1997: 276.

References