Sima dentifera

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Sima dentifera
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Tetraponera laeviceps)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Pseudomyrmecinae
Genus: Tetraponera
Species: Sima dentifera
Karavaiev, 1933

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

Nomenclature

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

  • dentifera. Sima (Tetraponera) dentifera Karavaiev, 1933c: 266 (q.) INDONESIA (Aru I.). Combination in Tetraponera: Chapman & Capco, 1951: 79. Junior synonym of laeviceps: Ward, 2001: 630.

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