Cryptocerus fervidus

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Cryptocerus fervidus
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Cephalotes membranaceus)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Cephalotes
Species: Cryptocerus fervidus
Smith, F., 1876

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

Nomenclature

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

  • fervidus. Cryptocerus fervidus Smith, F. 1876d: 605, pl. 11, fig. 1 (q.) BRAZIL. Junior synonym of membranaceus: Kempf, 1958a: 135.

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