Solenopsis punctaticeps diversipilosa

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Solenopsis punctaticeps diversipilosa
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Solenopsis punctaticeps caffra)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Solenopsidini
Genus: Solenopsis
Species: Solenopsis punctaticeps diversipilosa
Mayr, 1901

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Solenopsis punctaticeps caffra.


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

  • diversipilosa. Solenopsis punctaticeps var. diversipilosa Mayr, 1901b: 15 (w.) SOUTH AFRICA. Junior synonym of caffra: Emery, 1915c: 65.