Cryptocerus peltatus ellenriederi

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Cephalotes ellenriederi
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Cephalotes jheringi)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Cephalotes
Species: Cryptocerus peltatus ellenriederi
Forel, 1911

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

Nomenclature

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

  • ellenriederi. Cryptocerus peltatus subsp. ellenriederi Forel, 1911e: 258 (s.w.q.) ARGENTINA. Combination in Paracryptocerus: Kusnezov, 1953b: 338. Junior synonym of jheringi: Kempf, 1958a: 50.


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