Stenamma longiceps ruginota

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Stenamma longiceps ruginota
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Aphaenogaster longiceps)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Stenammini
Genus: Aphaenogaster
Species: Stenamma longiceps ruginota
Forel, 1902

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


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

  • ruginota. Stenamma (Ischnomyrmex) longiceps r. ruginota Forel, 1902h: 440 (w.q.) AUSTRALIA. Emery, 1914b: 181 (m.). Combination in Aphaenogaster: Emery, 1914b: 181; in Aphaenogaster (Deromyrma): Forel, 1915b: 75. Raised to species: Forel, 1915b: 75. Junior synonym of longiceps: Wheeler, W.M. 1916j: 217.