Mystrium oculatum

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Mystrium oculatum
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Mystrium camillae)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Amblyoponinae
Tribe: Amblyoponini
Genus: Mystrium
Species: Mystrium oculatum
Xu, Z., 1998

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

Nomenclature

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

  • oculatum. Mystrium oculatum Xu, 1998c: 161, figs. 1, 2 (w.) CHINA. Junior synonym of camillae: Bihn & Verhaagh, 2007: 3.

References

  • Xu, Z. 1998a. Two new species of the genera Mystrium and Cryptopone from Yunnan, China (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Zool. Res. 19: 160-164 (page 161, figs.1, 2 worker described)