Messor decipiens Santschi, 1917 valid
Messor capensis st. decipiens Santschi, 1917e: 94 (w.q.) SOUTH AFRICA. Afrotropic.
  • [First available use of Stenamma barbarum capense decipiens Forel, 1905; unavailable (infrasubspecific) name.].
  • As unavailable (infrasubspecific) name: Forel, 1910e: 15; Forel, 1911g: 266; Arnold, 1920a: 410; Emery, 1921c: 70; Emery, 1922d: 99.
  • Subspecies of Messor capensis: Wheeler, 1922: 805.
  • Status as species: Bolton, 1982: 348 (redescription); Collingwood, 1985: 249; Bolton, 1995b: 253; Collingwood & Agosti, 1996: 317; Borowiec, 2014: 104.
  • Senior synonym of Messor arcistriatus: Bolton, 1982: 348; Bolton, 1995b: 253.
  • Senior synonym of Messor capensis probus: Bolton, 1982: 348; Bolton, 1995b: 253.
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