Strumigenys fusca

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Strumigenys fusca
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Strumigenys louisianae)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Strumigenys
Species: Strumigenys fusca
Emery, 1894

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

Nomenclature

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

  • fusca. Strumigenys fusca Emery, 1894c: 215, pl. 1, fig. 8 (w.) BRAZIL. Junior synonym of louisianae: Brown, 1961a: 64.

References

  • Brown, W. L., Jr. 1961a. The neotropical species of the ant genus Strumigenys Fr. Smith: miscellaneous concluding studies. Psyche (Camb.) 68: 58-69 (page 64, Junior synonym of louisianae)
  • Emery, C. 1894d. Studi sulle formiche della fauna neotropica. VI-XVI. Bull. Soc. Entomol. Ital. 26: 137-241 (page 215, pl. 1, fig. 8 worker described)