Sima bidentata

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Sima bidentata
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Tetraponera nitida)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Pseudomyrmecinae
Genus: Tetraponera
Species: Sima bidentata
Karavaiev, 1933

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


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

  • bidentata. Sima (Tetraponera) bidentata Karavaiev, 1933c: 264, fig. 13 (w.) INDONESIA (Java). Combination in Tetraponera: Chapman & Capco, 1951: 78. Junior synonym of nitida: Ward, 2001: 636. See also: Ward, 1990: 488.