Tetramorium ferox marocanum

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Tetramorium ferox marocanum
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Tetramorium forte)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Tetramorium
Species: Tetramorium ferox marocanum
De Haro & Collingwood, 1994

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


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

  • marocanum. Tetramorium marocanum de Haro & Collingwood, 1994: 101. [First available use of Tetramorium caespitum st. ferox var. marocana Santschi, 1921e: 170 (w.) MOROCCO; unavailable name. T. ferox var. marocanum Cagniant, 1964: 106; unavailable name.] Senior homonym and synonym of marocana Cagniant (below): new synonym (unpublished). Junior synonym of forte: Güsten, Schulz & Sanetra, 2006: 5.