Leptothorax tuberointerruptus

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Leptothorax tuberointerruptus
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Temnothorax albipennis)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Temnothorax
Species: Leptothorax tuberointerruptus
Bondroit, 1918

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


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

  • tuberointerruptus. Leptothorax tuberointerruptus Bondroit, 1918: 126 (w.q.) SWITZERLAND. [First available use of Leptothorax tuberum var. tuberointerruptus Forel, 1874: 86. Nomen nudum. Leptothorax tuberum r. interruptus var. tuberointerruptus Forel, 1915d: 24 (in key); unavailable name.] Status as species: Betrem, 1926: 217. Subspecies of interruptus: Novak & Sadil, 1941: 93. Revived status as species: Seifert, 1994: 22. Junior synonym of albipennis: Orledge, 1998: 31.