Polyrhachis conops simplex

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Polyrhachis conops simplex
Scientific classification (junior homonym, replaced by Polyrhachis simpla)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Polyrhachis
Species: Polyrhachis conops simplex
Karavaiev, 1927

This taxon is a junior homonym and has been replaced by Polyrhachis simpla.

Nomenclature

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

  • simplex. Polyrhachis (Myrma) conops subsp. simplex Karavaiev, 1927e: 45 (w.q.m.) INDONESIA (Aru I.). [Junior primary homonym of simplex Mayr, above.] Replacement name: simpla Santschi, 1928h: 139.

References

  • Karavaiev, V. 1927f. Ameisen aus dem Indo-Australischen Gebiet. III. Zb. Prats Zool. Muz. 3:3-52 [= Tr. Ukr. Akad. Nauk Fiz.-Mat. Vidd. 7:3-52]. (page 45, worker, queen, male described)
  • Santschi, F. 1928h. Fourmis de Sumatra, récoltées par Mr. J. B. Corporaal. Tijdschr. Entomol. 71: 119-140 (page 139, Replacement name: simpla)