Strumigenys cognata boerorum

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Strumigenys cognata boerorum
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Strumigenys simoni)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Strumigenys
Species: Strumigenys cognata boerorum
Santschi, 1913

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


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

  • boerorum. Strumigenys (Trichoscapa) cognata st. boerorum Santschi, 1913b: 259 (in key) (w.) SOUTH AFRICA. Santschi, 1914e: 32 (q.). Combination in S. (Cephaloxys): Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 919. Subspecies of escherichi: Santschi, 1914e: 32. Junior synonym of simoni: Brown, 1952e: 82.