Iridomyrmex emeryi

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Iridomyrmex emeryi
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Iridomyrmex victorianus)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dolichoderinae
Genus: Iridomyrmex
Species: Iridomyrmex emeryi
Crawley, 1918

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

Nomenclature

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

  • emeryi. Iridomyrmex emeryi Crawley, 1918: 90, fig. (w.q.m.) AUSTRALIA. Junior synonym of victorianus: Heterick & Shattuck, 2011: 153.


References

  • Crawley, W. C. 1918. Some new Australian ants. Entomol. Rec. J. Var. 30: 86-92 (page 90, fig. worker, queen, male described)