Myrmica smythiesi exigua

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Myrmica smythiesi exigua
Scientific classification (junior homonym, replaced by Myrmica ruzskyana, now Myrmica bactriana)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Myrmicini
Genus: Myrmica
Species: Myrmica smythiesi exigua
Ruzsky, 1915

This taxon is a junior homonym and has been replaced by Myrmica ruzskyana, now Myrmica bactriana.


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

  • exigua. Myrmica smythiesi subsp. exigua Ruzsky, 1915a: 440, figs. 19, 20 (w.m.) TIBET.
    • [Junior primary homonym of exigua Buckley, 1867: 342, above.]
    • Replacement name: ruzskyana Radchenko & Elmes, 2010: 249.
    • Junior synonym of bactriana: Seifert et al., 2018: 105.