Lithomyrmex Clark

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Lithomyrmex
Onychomyrmex glauerti
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Onychomyrmex)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Amblyoponinae
Genus: Lithomyrmex
Clark, 1928
Type species
Lithomyrmex glauerti, now Onychomyrmex glauerti

Stigmatomma glauerti side view

Stigmatomma glauerti top view

Specimen labels

This genus is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Onychomyrmex.

Nomenclature

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

  • LITHOMYRMEX [junior synonym of Stigmatomma]
    • Lithomyrmex Clark, 1928a: 30. Type-species: Lithomyrmex glauerti, by original designation.
    • Lithomyrmex junior synonym of Amblyopone: Brown, 1960a: 156.
    • Lithomyrmex junior synonym of Stigmatomma: Yoshimura & Fisher, 2012:17.
    • Lithomyrmex junior synonym of Onychomyrmex: Ward & Fisher, 2016: 691.

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