Meranoplus simoni diversipilosus

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Meranoplus simoni diversipilosus
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Meranoplus magrettii)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Meranoplus
Species: Meranoplus simoni diversipilosus
Santschi, 1932

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

Nomenclature

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

  • diversipilosus. Meranoplus simoni var. diversipilosus Santschi, 1932a: 388 (w.) ZIMBABWE. Junior synonym of magrettii: Bolton, 1981a: 55.

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