Oligomyrmex corniger parvicornis

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Oligomyrmex corniger parvicornis
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Carebara cornigera)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Carebara
Species: Oligomyrmex corniger parvicornis
Forel, 1915

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

Nomenclature

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

  • parvicornis. Oligomyrmex corniger var. parvicornis Forel, 1915b: 70 (s.w.m.) AUSTRALIA. Wheeler, G.C. & Wheeler, J. 1954a: 138 (l.). Raised to species: Wheeler, G.C. & Wheeler, J. 1954a: 138. Subspecies of corniger: Taylor & Brown, D.R. 1985: 72. Junior synonym of corniger: Taylor, 1991b: 607.

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