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Taxonomic History

Myrmica simillima Smith, 1851 PDF: 118 (w.) GREAT BRITAIN. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Meinert, 1861: 331 (gynandromorph); André, 1883a: 289 (q.m.); Imai, Baroni Urbani, et al. 1984: 8 (k.).
Combination in Tetramorium: Mayr, 1861 PDF: 61.
Senior synonym of Tetramorium pygmaeum: Forel, 1916 PDF: 421; of Tetramorium brevispinosa: Borgmeier, 1937b PDF: 241; of Tetramorium insulare: Yarrow, 1967 PDF: 28; of Tetramorium denticulatum, Tetramorium opacior, Tetramorium parallela: Bolton, 1977 PDF: 131; of Tetramorium bantouana, Tetramorium exoleta and material of the unavailable name Tetramorium breve referred here: Bolton, 1980: 320.
See also: Emery, 1909f PDF: 696.


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