Leptothorax recedens barbarus

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Leptothorax recedens barbarus
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 recedens barbarus
Santschi, 1939

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.

  • barbarus. Leptothorax (Temnothorax) recedens var. barbarus Santschi, 1939d: 76 (w.q.) TUNISIA. Junior synonym of recedens: Cagniant & Espadaler, 1997: 268.