Messor structor novaki

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Messor structor novaki
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Messor ibericus)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Stenammini
Genus: Messor
Species: Messor structor novaki
Finzi, 1929

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


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

  • novaki. Messor structor subsp. novaki Finzi, 1929: 92 (w.) CROATIA.
    • Junior synonym of structor: Atanassov & Dlussky, 1992: 114; Bolton, 1995b: 256.
    • Junior synonym of ibericus: Steiner, Csösz, et al. 2018: supplementary material, 8.