Technomyrmex albipes congolensis

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Technomyrmex albipes congolensis
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Technomyrmex moerens)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dolichoderinae
Genus: Technomyrmex
Species: Technomyrmex albipes congolensis
Karavaiev, 1926

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

Nomenclature

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

  • congolensis. Technomyrmex albipes subsp. congolensis Karavaiev, 1926d: 443 (w.) DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO. [Unresolved junior secondary homonym of congolensis Forel, above.] Junior synonym of moerens: Santschi, 1930a: 69; Bolton, 2007a: 28.

References

  • Karavaiev, V. 1926d. Ameisen aus dem Indo-Australischen Gebiet. Treubia 8: 413-445 (page 443, worker described [Unresolved junior secondary homonym of congolensis Forel])
  • Santschi, F. 1930a. Description de Formicides éthiopiens nouveaux ou peu connus. V. Bull. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 70: 49-77 (page 69, Junior synonym of moerens)