Polyrhachis rastellata ceylonensis

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Polyrhachis rastellata ceylonensis
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Polyrhachis rastellata)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Polyrhachis
Species: Polyrhachis rastellata ceylonensis
Donisthorpe, 1938

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


The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • ceylonensis. Polyrhachis (Cyrtomyrma) rastellata var. ceylonensis Donisthorpe, 1938c: 256 (w.) SRI LANKA. [Unresolved junior primary homonym of ceylonensis Emery, above.] Junior synonym of rastellata: Dorow, 1995: 24.