Pseudomyrma peltata

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Pseudomyrma peltata
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Pseudomyrmex nigrocinctus)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Pseudomyrmecinae
Genus: Pseudomyrmex
Species: Pseudomyrma peltata
Menozzi, 1927

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

Nomenclature

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

  • peltata. Pseudomyrma peltata Menozzi, 1927c: 273, fig. 2 (w.m.) COSTA RICA. Combination in Pseudomyrmex: Kempf, 1972a: 222. Junior synonym of nigrocinctus: Ward, 1993: 145.

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