Megalomyrmex humilis

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Megalomyrmex humilis
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Pheidole gertrudae)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Pheidole
Species: Megalomyrmex humilis
Borgmeier, 1930

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

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • humilis. Megalomyrmex (Wheelerimyrmex) humilis Borgmeier, 1930: 35, pl. 5, figs. 34, 36 (w.) BRAZIL. Junior synonym of gertrudae: Kempf, 1960f: 463.

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