Rhizomyrma marshalli

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Rhizomyrma marshalli
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Acropyga goeldii)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Plagiolepidini
Genus: Acropyga
Species: Rhizomyrma marshalli
Crawley, 1921

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


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

  • marshalli. Rhizomyrma marshalli Crawley, 1921: 93, fig. 2 (w.) BARBADOS. Combination in Acropyga (Rhizomyrma): Emery, 1925b: 30. Junior synonym of goeldii: LaPolla, 2004a: 49.