Cephalotes atratus crassispina

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Cephalotes atratus crassispina
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Cephalotes atratus)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Cephalotes
Species: Cephalotes atratus crassispina
Santschi, 1920

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

Nomenclature

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

  • crassispina. Cephalotes atratus st. crassispina Santschi, 1920f: 148 (w.) BRAZIL. Junior synonym of atratus: Kempf, 1951: 115.

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