Procryptocerus goeldii guianensis

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Procryptocerus goeldii guianensis
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Procryptocerus attenuatus)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Procryptocerus
Species: Procryptocerus goeldii guianensis
Weber, 1938

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


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

  • guianensis. Procryptocerus goeldii subsp. guianensis Weber, 1938a: 208 (q.) GUYANA. Junior synonym of attenuatus: Kempf, 1963c: 436.


  • Kempf, W. W. 1963c. Nota sinonímica acêrca de formigas da tribo Cephalotini (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Rev. Bras. Biol. 23: 435-438 (page 436, Junior synonym of attenuatus)
  • Weber, N. A. 1938a. New ants from stomachs of Bufo marinus L. and Typhlops reticulatus (L). Ann. Entomol. Soc. Am. 31: 207-210 (page 208, queen described)