Sima ambigua rhodesiana

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Sima ambigua rhodesiana
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Tetraponera ambigua)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Pseudomyrmecinae
Genus: Tetraponera
Species: Sima ambigua rhodesiana
Forel, 1913

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


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

  • rhodesiana. Sima ambigua r. rhodesiana Forel, 1913a: 112 (w.) ZIMBABWE. Arnold, 1914: 31 (s.w.); Arnold, 1916: 187 (q.). Combination in S. (Tetraponera): Arnold, 1916: 186; in Tetraponera: Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 796. Junior synonym of ambigua: Ward, 2006: 123.