Technomyrmex mayri nitidulans

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Technomyrmex mayri nitidulans
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Technomyrmex difficilis)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dolichoderinae
Genus: Technomyrmex
Species: Technomyrmex mayri nitidulans
Santschi, 1930

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


The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • nitidulans. Technomyrmex mayri st. nitidulans Santschi, 1930a: 72, figs. 31-33 (w.) MADAGASCAR. Junior synonym of difficilis: Bolton, 2007a: 47.


  • Santschi, F. 1930a. Description de Formicides éthiopiens nouveaux ou peu connus. V. Bull. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 70: 49-77 (page 72, figs. 31-33 worker described)
  • Shattuck, S. O. 1994. Taxonomic catalog of the ant subfamilies Aneuretinae and Dolichoderinae (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Univ. Calif. Publ. Entomol. 112:i-xix, 1-241. (see also)