Holcoponera regularis arcuata

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Holcoponera regularis arcuata
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Gnamptogenys striatula)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ectatomminae
Tribe: Ectatommini
Genus: Gnamptogenys
Species: Holcoponera regularis arcuata
Santschi, 1929

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


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

  • arcuata. Holcoponera regularis var. arcuata Santschi, 1929h: 457 (w.) BRAZIL. Combination in Gnamptogenys: Brown, 1958g: 227. Junior synonym of, and hence first available replacement name for, Holcoponera regularis Santschi, 1929d: 275 [Junior secondary homonym of Gnamptogenys regularis Mayr, 1870b: 965.] and raised to species: Brown, 1958g: 227. Junior synonym of striatula: Lattke, 1995: 186.