Solenopsis steinheili

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Solenopsis steinheili
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Solenopsis globularia)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Solenopsidini
Genus: Solenopsis
Species: Solenopsis steinheili
Forel, 1881

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


The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • steinheili. Solenopsis steinheili Forel, 1881: 11 (w.) ANTILLES. Junior synonym of globularia: Wheeler, W.M. 1908a: 130; Emery, 1922e: 199. Revived from synonymy as subspecies of globularia and senior synonym of borinquenensis, cubaensis: Creighton, 1930b: 116. Junior synonym of globularia: Pacheco & Mackay, 2013: 164.