Monomorium venustum turkmenicum

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Monomorium venustum turkmenicum
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Monomorium kusnezowi)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Solenopsidini
Genus: Monomorium
Species: Monomorium venustum turkmenicum
Santschi, 1928

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


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

  • turkmenicum. Monomorium (Xeromyrmex) venustum st. turkmenicum Santschi, 1928b: 43 (w.) UZBEKISTAN.
    • [Misspelled as turkestanicum by Santschi, 1936a: 49.]
    • Subspecies of indicum: Pisarski, 1967: 398; Pisarski, 1970: 309.
    • Junior synonym of kusnezowi: Dlussky & Zabelin, 1985: 215.