Tetramorium altinode

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Tetramorium altinode
Scientific classification (junior homonym, replaced by Monomorium malatu)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Solenopsidini
Genus: Monomorium
Species: Tetramorium altinode
Santschi, 1935

This taxon is a junior homonym and has been replaced by Monomorium malatu.


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

  • altinode. Tetramorium altinode Santschi, 1935a: 266, fig. 10 (w.) DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO. Combination in Monomorium: Bolton, 1980: 199. [Junior secondary homonym of altinode Santschi, above.] Replacement name: malatu Bolton, 1987: 399.