Discothyrea hewitti

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Discothyrea hewitti
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Discothyrea traegaordhi)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Proceratiinae
Tribe: Proceratiini
Genus: Discothyrea
Species: Discothyrea hewitti
Arnold, 1916

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Specimen labels

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



The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • hewitti. Discothyrea hewitti Arnold, 1916: 160 (q.) SOUTH AFRICA.
    • Junior synonym of traegaordhi: Hita-Garcia & Lieberman et al., 2019: 72.