Rogeria cubensis

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Rogeria cubensis
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Rogeria brunnea)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Solenopsidini
Genus: Rogeria
Species: Rogeria cubensis
Santschi, 1936

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

Nomenclature

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

  • cubensis. Rogeria (Irogera) cubensis Santschi, 1936b: 199, figs. 3, 4 (w.) CUBA. Junior synonym of brunnea: Kugler, C. 1994: 48.

References

  • Kugler, C. 1994. A revision of the ant genus Rogeria with description of the sting apparatus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). J. Hym. Res. 3: 17-89 (page 48, Junior synonym of brunnea)
  • Santschi, F. 1936b. Contribution à l'étude des fourmis de l'Amérique du Sud. Rev. Entomol. (Rio J.) 6: 196-218 (page 199, figs. 3, 4 worker described)