Ctenopyga townsendi Ashmead, 1906 an obsolete combination of Acanthostichus townsendi (Ashmead, 1906)
Primary type information: Type-material: lectotype male (by designation of MacKay, 1996: 170). Type-locality: Mexico: La Puerta, 6.v.1895 (C.H.T. Townsend). Type-depository: MCZC. Type notes: Original type-series consisted of 1 syntype queen, 2 syntype males, initially deposited in USNM. The male currently in MCZC (lectotype) now appears to be the only extant specimen (MacKay, 1996: 170).
- Ashmead, W. H. 1906. Classification of the foraging and driver ants, or Family Dorylidae, with a description of the genus Ctenopyga Ashm. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 8:21-31. PDF
- MacKay, W. P. 1996. A revision of the ant genus Acanthostichus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Sociobiology 27:129-179. PDF