Pseudomyrma spinolae infernalis

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Pseudomyrma spinolae infernalis
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Pseudomyrmex spinicola)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Pseudomyrmecinae
Genus: Pseudomyrmex
Species: Pseudomyrma spinolae infernalis
Enzmann, E.V., 1944

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

Nomenclature

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

  • infernalis. Pseudomyrma spinolae var. infernalis Enzmann, E.V. 1944: 91 (w.q.m.) PANAMA. [The name spinolae is a misspelling of spinicola.] [Unresolved junior primary homonym of infernalis Wheeler, above.] Junior synonym of infernalis Wheeler: Brown, 1949a: 43.

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