Leptothorax pithyusae

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Leptothorax pithyusae
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Temnothorax tauricus)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Temnothorax
Species: Leptothorax pithyusae
Arnol'di, 1977

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


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

  • pithyusae. Leptothorax pithyusae Arnol'di, 1977a: 201 (w.q.) RUSSIA. Junior synonym of tauricus: Radchenko, 1994d: 157 (in key); Radchenko, 1995c: 16.