Ectatomma mordax purensis

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Ectatomma mordax purensis
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Gnamptogenys mordax)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ectatomminae
Tribe: Ectatommini
Genus: Gnamptogenys
Species: Ectatomma mordax purensis
Forel, 1912

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


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

  • purensis. Ectatomma (Gnamptogenys) mordax var. purensis Forel, 1912c: 33 (w.) BRAZIL. Junior synonym of mordax: Brown, 1958g: 228.