Liometopum sinense sericatum

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Liometopum sinense sericatum
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Liometopum sinense)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dolichoderinae
Genus: Liometopum
Species: Liometopum sinense sericatum
Wheeler, W.M., 1921

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


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

  • sericatum. Liometopum sinense var. sericatum Wheeler, W.M. 1921c: 541 (w.) CHINA. Junior synonym of sinense: Del Toro, et al. 2009: 338.


  • Wheeler, W. M. 1921c. Chinese ants. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 64: 529-547 (page 541, worker described)