Pseudomyrma wessoni

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

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

Nomenclature

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

  • wessoni. Pseudomyrma wessoni Enzmann, E.V. 1944: 97, pl. 3, fig. 10 (w.) PERU. Combination in Pseudomyrmex: Kempf, 1972a: 226. Junior synonym of oculatus: Ward, 1989: 422.

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