Strumigenys clypeata brevisetosa

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Strumigenys clypeata brevisetosa
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Strumigenys pilinasis)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Strumigenys
Species: Strumigenys clypeata brevisetosa
Smith, M.R., 1935

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


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

  • brevisetosa. Strumigenys (Cephaloxys) clypeata var. brevisetosa Smith, M.R. 1935: 215 (w.) U.S.A. Brown, 1953g: 60 (q.). Combination in S. (Trichoscapa): Smith, M.R., 1947f: 587; Creighton, 1950a: 304; in Smithistruma: Smith, M.R., 1951a: 827; Brown, 1953g: 59. Raised to species: Wesson, L.G. & Wesson, R.G., 1939: 108. Junior synonym of pilinasis: Brown, 1964a: 197. See also: Wilson, 1954: 485.