Anochetus bierigi

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Anochetus bierigi
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Anochetus diegensis)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Anochetus
Species: Anochetus bierigi
Santschi, 1931

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


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

  • bierigi. Anochetus bierigi Santschi, 1931c: 268, figs. 4-6 (w.q.) PANAMA. Junior synonym of diegensis: Brown, 1964d: 215.


  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 63, catalogue)
  • Brown, W. L., Jr. 1964m. Synonymy and variation of some species of the ant genus Anochetus. J. Kans. Entomol. Soc. 37: 212-215 (page 215, junior synonym of diegensis)
  • Santschi, F. 1931d. Fourmis de Cuba et de Panama. Rev. Entomol. (Rio J.) 1: 265-282 (page 268, figs. 4-6 worker, queen described)