Hypocryptocerus haemorrhoidalis signatus

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Hypocryptocerus haemorrhoidalis signatus
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Cephalotes unimaculatus)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Cephalotes
Species: Hypocryptocerus haemorrhoidalis signatus
Wheeler, W.M., 1936

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

Nomenclature

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

  • signatus. Hypocryptocerus haemorrhoidalis subsp. signatus Wheeler, W.M. 1936b: 203 (w.) HAITI. Combination in Zacryptocerus: Brandão, 1991: 384. Junior synonym of unimaculatus: De Andrade & Baroni Urbani, 1999: 100. See also: Kempf, 1951: 150.

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