Apterostigma luederwaldti

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Apterostigma luederwaldti
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Apterostigma steigeri)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Apterostigma
Species: Apterostigma luederwaldti
Santschi, 1923

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

Nomenclature

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

  • luederwaldti. Apterostigma luederwaldti Santschi, 1923d: 66 (w.) BRAZIL. Junior synonym of steigeri: Lattke, 1997: 171.

References

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 74, catalogue)
  • Lattke, J. E. 1997. Revisión del género Apterostigma Mayr (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Arq. Zool. (São Paulo) 34: 121-221 (page 171, Junior synonym of steigeri)
  • Santschi, F. 1923d. Pheidole et quelques autres fourmis néotropiques. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 63: 45-69 (page 66, worker described)