Strongylognathus emeryi

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Strongylognathus emeryi
Conservation status
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Strongylognathus destefanii)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Strongylognathus
Species: Strongylognathus emeryi
Menozzi, 1921

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


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

  • emeryi. Strongylognathus emeryi Menozzi, 1921: 30, fig. 3 (q.) ITALY. Junior synonym of destefanii: Sanetra, Güsten & Schulz, 1999: 340.


  • Menozzi, C. 1921. Formiche dei dintorni di Sambiase di Calabria. Boll. Lab. Zool. Gen. Agrar. R. Sc. Super. Agric. 15: 24-32 (page 30, figs. 3 queen described)
  • Sanetra, M.; Güsten, R.; Schulz, A. 1999. On the taxonomy and distribution of Italian Tetramorium species and their social parasites (Hymenoptera Formicidae). Mem. Soc. Entomol. Ital. 77: 317-357 (page 340, Junior synonym of destefanii)