Anochetus menozzii

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Anochetus menozzii
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Anochetus rugosus)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Anochetus
Species: Anochetus menozzii
Donisthorpe, 1941

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


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

  • menozzii. Anochetus menozzii Donisthorpe, 1941k: 237. Replacement name for jacobsoni Menozzi, 1939b: 178. [Junior primary homonym of jacobsoni Forel, 1911b: 193.] Junior synonym of rugosus: Brown, 1978c: 558.


  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 65, catalogue)
  • Brown, W. L., Jr. 1978c. Contributions toward a reclassification of the Formicidae. Part VI. Ponerinae, tribe Ponerini, subtribe Odontomachiti. Section B. Genus Anochetus and bibliography. Stud. Entomol. 20: 549-638 (page 558, junior synonym of rugosus)
  • Donisthorpe, H. 1941m. Synonymical notes, etc., on Formicidae (Hym.). Entomol. Mon. Mag. 77: 237-240 (page 237, replacement name; Anochetus)
  • Forel, A. 1911b. Ameisen aus Java beobachtet und gesammelt von Herrn Edward Jacobson. II. Theil. Notes Leyden Mus. 33: 193-218 (page 193, junior primary homonym of jacobsoni)
  • Menozzi, C. 1939b. Qualche nuova formica di Sumatra. Tijdschr. Entomol. 82: 175-181 (page 178, replacement name for jacobsoni)