Ireneella papuensis

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Ireneella papuensis
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Tetramorium melleum)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Tetramorium
Species: Ireneella papuensis
Donisthorpe, 1941

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


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

  • papuensis. Ireneella papuensis Donisthorpe, 1941i: 175 (m.) NEW GUINEA. Junior synonym of melleus: Bolton, 1976: 302.