Wasmannia subpolita

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Wasmannia subpolita
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Ochetomyrmex semipolitus)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Ochetomyrmex
Species: Wasmannia subpolita
Wheeler, W.M., 1916

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Syntype Specimen Label

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


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

  • subpolita. Wasmannia subpolita Wheeler, W.M. 1916c: 8 (w.) GUYANA. Kempf, 1975c: 361 (q.m.); Wheeler, G.C. & Wheeler, J. 1977: 595 (l.). Combination in Ochetomyrmex: Kempf, 1961b: 511. Junior synonym of semipolitus: Fernández, 2003c: 638.