Cataulacus foveolatus

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Cataulacus foveolatus
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Cataulacus kohli)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Cataulacus
Species: Cataulacus foveolatus
Stitz, 1910

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

Nomenclature

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

  • foveolatus. Cataulacus foveolatus Stitz, 1910: 140 (w.) EQUATORIAL GUINEA. Junior synonym of kohli: Bolton, 1974a: 22.

References

  • Bolton, B. 1974a. A revision of the Palaeotropical arboreal ant genus Cataulacus F. Smith (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Bull. Br. Mus. (Nat. Hist.) Entomol. 30: 1-105 (page 22, Junior synonym of kohli)
  • Stitz, H. 1910. Westafrikanische Ameisen. I. Mitt. Zool. Mus. Berl. 5: 125-151 (page 140, worker described)