Pseudomyrma belti saffordi

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Pseudomyrma belti saffordi
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Pseudomyrmex ferrugineus)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Pseudomyrmecinae
Genus: Pseudomyrmex
Species: Pseudomyrma belti saffordi
Wheeler, W.M., 1942

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

Nomenclature

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

  • saffordi. Pseudomyrma belti subsp. saffordi Wheeler, W.M. 1942: 162 (w.) MEXICO. Combination in Pseudomyrmex: Kempf, 1972a: 216. Junior synonym of ferrugineus: Ward, 1989: 437.

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