Notoncus rodwayi

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Notoncus rodwayi
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Notoncus ectatommoides)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Melophorini
Genus: Notoncus
Species: Notoncus rodwayi
Donisthorpe, 1941

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

Nomenclature

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

  • rodwayi. Notoncus rodwayi Donisthorpe, 1941j: 206 (q.) AUSTRALIA. Junior synonym of ectatommoides: Brown, 1955d: 486.

References

  • Brown, W. L., Jr. 1955d. A revision of the Australian ant genus Notoncus Emery, with notes on the other genera of Melophorini. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 113: 471-494 (page 486, Junior synonym of ectatommoides)
  • Donisthorpe, H. 1941k. Descriptions of new ants (Hym., Formicidae) from various localities. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 11(8): 199-210 (page 206, queen described)