Ectatomma froggatti

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Ectatomma froggatti
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Rhytidoponera araneoides)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ectatomminae
Tribe: Ectatommini
Genus: Rhytidoponera
Species: Ectatomma froggatti
Forel, 1910

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


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

  • froggatti. Ectatomma (Rhytidoponera) froggatti Forel, 1910b: 10 (w.) SOLOMON IS. Mann, 1919: 286 (m.); Wheeler, G.C. & Wheeler, J. 1952a: 127 (l.). Combination in Rhytidoponera: Emery, 1911d: 38. Junior synonym of araneoides: Wilson, in Brown, 1958g: 202; Wilson, 1958d: 307.