Pogonomyrmex ater

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Pogonomyrmex ater
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Pogonomyrmex brevibarbis)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Pogonomyrmecini
Genus: Pogonomyrmex
Species: Pogonomyrmex ater
Donisthorpe, 1933

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

Nomenclature

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

  • ater. Pogonomyrmex (Pogonomyrmex) ater Donisthorpe, 1933c: 532 (w.q.m.) ARGENTINA. Junior synonym of brevibarbis: Kusnezov, 1951a: 250.

References

  • Kusnezov, N. 1951e. El género Pogonomyrmex Mayr (Hym., Formicidae). Acta Zool. Lilloana 11: 227-333 (page 250, Junior synonym of brevibarbis)