Strumigenys luctuosa

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Strumigenys luctuosa
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Strumigenys biolleyi)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Strumigenys
Species: Strumigenys luctuosa
Menozzi, 1936

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

Nomenclature

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

  • luctuosa. Strumigenys (Strumigenys) luctuosa Menozzi, 1936c: 81, fig. 1 (w.) COSTA RICA. Junior synonym of biolleyi: Brown, 1953f: 101.

References

  • Brown, W. L., Jr. 1953f. The neotropical species of the ant genus Strumigenys Fr. Smith: group of smithii Forel. J. N. Y. Entomol. Soc. 61: 101-110 (page 101, Junior synonym ob biolleyi)
  • Menozzi, C. 1936a. Due nuovi Dacetini di Costa Rica e descrizione della larva di uno di essi (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Arb. Morphol. Taxon. Entomol. Berl.-Dahl. 3: 81-85 (page 81, fig. 1 worker described)