Ectatomma imbellis hilare

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Ectatomma imbellis hilare
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Heteroponera imbellis)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Heteroponerinae
Genus: Heteroponera
Species: Ectatomma imbellis hilare
Forel, 1895

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

Nomenclature

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

  • hilare. Ectatomma (Acanthoponera) imbellis var. hilare Forel, 1895f: 421 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Combination in Acanthoponera: Emery, 1911d: 36; in A. (Anacanthoponera): Wheeler, W.M. 1923e: 180. Junior synonym of imbellis: Brown, 1958g: 196.

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