Myrmica ruginodis orientalis

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Myrmica ruginodis orientalis
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Myrmica kotokui)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Myrmicini
Genus: Myrmica
Species: Myrmica ruginodis orientalis
Karavaiev, 1926

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


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

  • orientalis. Myrmica ruginodis subsp. orientalis Karavaiev, 1926f: 65, fig. 1 (w.) RUSSIA. Kuznetsov-Ugamsky, 1928b: 37 (q.m.). Subspecies of rubra: Weber, 1947: 450. Raised to species: Kupyanskaya, 1990: 101. Junior synonym of ruginodis: Radchenko, 1994f: 73; of kotokui: Radchenko, 2005b: 142.