Pseudomyrma sericea acaciarum

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Pseudomyrma sericea acaciarum
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Pseudomyrmex ita)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Pseudomyrmecinae
Genus: Pseudomyrmex
Species: Pseudomyrma sericea acaciarum
Wheeler, W.M., 1942

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

Nomenclature

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

  • acaciarum. Pseudomyrma sericea var. acaciarum Wheeler, W.M. 1942: 176 (w.q.m.) PANAMA. Combination in Pseudomyrmex: Kempf, 1972a: 223. Senior synonym of acaciorum: Brown, 1949a: 43. Junior synonym of ita: Ward, 1993: 158.

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