Prenolepis bolivari

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Prenolepis bolivari
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Lasiophanes valdiviensis)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Melophorini
Genus: Lasiophanes
Species: Prenolepis bolivari
Santschi, 1916

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


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

  • bolivari. Prenolepis (Nylanderia) bolivari Santschi, 1916b: 512 (w.) ARGENTINA. Combination in Melophorus (Lasiophanes): Santschi, 1922d: 259; in Lasiophanes: Wheeler, W.M. 1935c: 70. Junior synonym of picinus: Kusnezov, 1952c: 92; of valdiviensis: Snelling & Hunt, 1976: 108.