Dorymyrmex pyramicus nigra

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Dorymyrmex pyramicus nigra
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Dorymyrmex flavus)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dolichoderinae
Tribe: Leptomyrmecini
Genus: Dorymyrmex
Species: Dorymyrmex pyramicus nigra
Pergande, 1896

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


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

  • nigra. Dorymyrmex pyramicus var. nigra Pergande, 1896: 871 (w.) MEXICO. Forel, 1912h: 36 (q.). Combination in Conomyrma: Kempf, 1972a: 79. Junior synonym of pyramicus: Creighton, 1950a: 348; of insanus: Snelling, R.R. 1973b: 5; of flavus: Johnson, C. 1989b: 187.