Rhoptromyrmex wroughtonii rothneyi

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Rhoptromyrmex wroughtonii rothneyi
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Tetramorium wroughtonii)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Tetramorium
Species: Rhoptromyrmex wroughtonii rothneyi
Forel, 1902

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

Nomenclature

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

  • rothneyi. Rhoptromyrmex wroughtonii r. rothneyi Forel, 1902c: 232 (w.) INDIA. Raised to species: Bingham, 1903: 177; Wheeler, W.M. 1930a: 103. Subspecies of wroughtonii: Wheeler, W.M. 1928c: 26. Junior synonym of wroughtonii: Brown, 1964c: 14.

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