Odontomachus quadrispinosus Smith, 1858 an obsolete combination of Anochetus quadrispinosus (Smith, 1858)
Odontomachus quadrispinosus Smith, 1858a: 78, pl. 5, figs. 15-17 (w.) BRAZIL. Neotropic.
Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Brazil (no further data). Type-depository: BMNH. Type notes: In BMNH are two Anochetus quadrispinosus workers with the data, “Para 48/133.” The Accessions Register for 1848 no. 133 has, “Para. B(ought)t of Stevens. Collected by Mssrs Bates & Wallace.” One of these specimens is sublabelled “172.” It is suspected that all three together constituted the original syntype series.
- Smith, F. 1858a. Catalogue of hymenopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part VI. Formicidae. London: British Museum, 216 pp. PDF