Anochetus punctatus occidentalis

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Anochetus punctatus occidentalis
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Anochetus katonae)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Anochetus
Species: Anochetus punctatus occidentalis
Santschi, 1914

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


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

  • occidentalis. Anochetus punctatus var. occidentalis Santschi, 1914d: 330 (w.) CAMEROUN. Junior synonym of katonae: Brown, 1978c: 557.