Epixenus biroi

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Epixenus biroi
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Monomorium creticum)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Solenopsidini
Genus: Monomorium
Species: Epixenus biroi
Forel, 1910

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

Nomenclature

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

  • biroi. Epixenus biroi Forel, 1910a: 21 (q.) CRETE. Combination in Monomorium: Brown & Wilson, 1957b: 244. [Junior secondary homonym of biroi Forel, 1907a: 19, above.] Replacement name: biroianum Bolton, 1995b: 260.

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