Aphaenogaster texana macrospina

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Aphaenogaster texana macrospina
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Aphaenogaster flemingi)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Stenammini
Genus: Aphaenogaster
Species: Aphaenogaster texana macrospina
Smith, M.R., 1934

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

Nomenclature

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

  • macrospina. Aphaenogaster texana subsp. macrospina Smith, M.R. 1934a: 386, figs. 1, 2 (w.) U.S.A. Combination in Aphaenogaster (Attomyrma): Creighton, 1950a: 145. Raised to species: Creighton, 1950a: 145. Junior synonym of flemingi: Smith, M.R. 1958a: 113.

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