Azteca sericea (Mayr, 1866) valid
Iridomyrmex sericeus Mayr, 1866a: 498, pl. fig. 8 (w.) (no state data; and “St Joseph I.”). MEXICO. Neotropic.
  • Wheeler, 1942: 239 (q.).
  • Combination in Azteca: Forel, 1878c: 384.
  • Junior synonym of Azteca instabilis: Mayr, 1878: 870.
  • Junior synonym of Azteca xanthochroa: Forel, 1878c: 384 (footnote).
  • Status as species: Dalla Torre, 1893: 164; Emery, 1893l: 134 (redescription); Forel, 1899b: 109; Emery, 1913a: 34; Wheeler, 1916c: 12; Wheeler, 1942: 239; Kempf, 1972b: 34; Shattuck, 1994: 25; Bolton, 1995b: 79; Longino, 2007: 61.
  • Revived from synonymy: Emery, 1893l: 134.
  • Senior synonym of Azteca instabilis mexicana: Longino, 2007: 61.
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