Solenopsis blumi

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Solenopsis blumi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Solenopsidini
Genus: Solenopsis
Species: Solenopsis blumi
Buren, 1972

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


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


The following references are based on the 2007 CD version of the Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • Buren, W. F. 1972. Revisionary studies on the taxonomy of the imported fire ants. J. Ga. Entomol. Soc. 7: 1-26 (page 20, fig. 5 worker described)
  • Trager, J. C. 1991. A revision of the fire ants, Solenopsis geminata group (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Myrmicinae). J. N. Y. Entomol. Soc. 99: 141-198 (page 185, Junior synonym of quinquecuspis)

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