Tetramorium caespitum sarkissiani

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Tetramorium caespitum sarkissiani
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Tetramorium chefketi)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Tetramorium
Species: Tetramorium caespitum sarkissiani
Forel, 1911

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


The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • sarkissiani. Tetramorium caespitum var. sarkissiani Forel, 1911d: 332 (w.) TURKEY. Subspecies of ferox: Menozzi, 1934: 163. Junior synonym of chefketi: Csösz, Radchenko & Schulz, 2007: 18.