Temnothorax sentosus

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Temnothorax sentosus
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Temnothorax
Species: T. sentosus
Binomial name
Temnothorax sentosus
Ward, Brady, Fisher & Schultz, 2014



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Palaearctic Region: Kazakhstan (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • spinosus. Leonomyrma spinosa Arnol'di, 1968: 1809, figs. 9, 10 (q.m.) KAZAKHSTAN. [Junior secondary homonym of spinosus Forel, 1909e: 377.] Combination in Chalepoxenus: Buschinger, 1987: 121; in Temnothorax: Ward et al., 2014: 15. Replacement name: sentosus Ward et al., 2014: 15.
  • sentosus. Temnothorax sentosus Ward, Brady, Fisher & Schultz, 2014: 15. Replacement name for spinosa Arnol'di, 1968: 1809. [Junior primary homonym of spinosus Forel, 1909e: 377.]



  • Ward, P.S., Brady, S.G., Fisher, B.L. & Schultz, T.R. 2014. The evolution of myrmicine ants: phylogeny and biogeography of a hyperdiverse ant clade (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Systematic Entomology, DOI: 10.1111/syen.12090.

References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Buschinger A. 1987. Synonymy of Leonomyrma Arnoldi 1968 with Chalepoxenus Menozzi 1922 (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Psyche (Cambridge) 94: 117-126.