Promyrmecia celaena

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Promyrmecia celaena
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Myrmecia harderi)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmeciinae
Tribe: Myrmeciini
Genus: Myrmecia
Species: Promyrmecia celaena
Clark, 1943

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


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

  • celaena. Promyrmecia celaena Clark, 1943: 120, pl. 14, fig. 42 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Combination in Myrmecia: Brown, 1953j: 17. Junior synonym of harderi: Ogata & Taylor, 1991: 1661.