Sericomyrmex bierigi

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Sericomyrmex bierigi
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Sericomyrmex amabilis)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Sericomyrmex
Species: Sericomyrmex bierigi
Santschi, 1931

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


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

  • bierigi. Sericomyrmex bierigi Santschi, 1931c: 279 (w.) PANAMA. Junior synonym of amabilis: Weber, 1958d: 263.


  • Santschi, F. 1931d. Fourmis de Cuba et de Panama. Rev. Entomol. (Rio J.) 1: 265-282 (page 279, worker described)
  • Weber, N. A. 1958e. Some attine synonyms and types (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Proc. Entomol. Soc. Wash. 60: 259-264 (page 263, Junior synonym of amabilis)