Lioponera alfierii

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Lioponera alfierii
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Lioponera longitarsus)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Lioponera
Species: Lioponera alfierii
Donisthorpe, 1939

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

Nomenclature

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

  • alfierii. Lioponera alfierii Donisthorpe, 1939a: 256 (m.) EGYPT. Combination in Cerapachys: Brown, 1975: 22. Junior synonym of longitarsus: Bolton, 1995b: 142.

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