Pseudomyrma delicatula

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Pseudomyrma delicatula
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Pseudomyrmex simplex)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Pseudomyrmecinae
Genus: Pseudomyrmex
Species: Pseudomyrma delicatula
Forel, 1899

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


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

  • delicatula. Pseudomyrma delicatula Forel, 1899c: 93, pl. 4, fig. 6 (w.q.) JAMAICA. Wheeler, W.M. 1913b: 484 (m.). Combination in Pseudomyrmex: Kempf, 1972a: 215. Subspecies of acanthobius: Forel, 1907e: 7; of flavidulus: Wheeler, W.M. 1913b: 484; Wheeler, W.M. 1913d: 240; Wheeler, W.M. & Mann, 1914: 17. Junior synonym of simplex: Ward, 1985b: 238.