Polyrhachis hortulana

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Polyrhachis hortulana
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Polyrhachis laboriosa)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Polyrhachis
Species: Polyrhachis hortulana
Arnold, 1955

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


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

  • hortulana. Polyrhachis (Myrma) hortulana Arnold, 1955: 735, fig. 3 (w.) UGANDA. Junior synonym of laboriosa: Bolton, 1973b: 308.