Brachyponera luteipes continentalis

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Brachyponera luteipes continentalis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Brachyponera
Species: B. luteipes
Subspecies: B. luteipes continentalis
Trinomial name
Brachyponera luteipes continentalis
(Karavaiev, 1925)

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Oriental Region: India (type locality).

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Distribution based on specimens

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The above specimen data are provided by AntWeb. Please see Brachyponera luteipes_continentalis for further details

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • continentalis. Euponera (Brachyponera) luteipes var. continentalis Karavaiev, 1925b: 125, fig. 3 (w.) INDIA. Combination in Pachycondyla: Brown, in Bolton, 1995b: 304; in Brachyponera: Schmidt & Shattuck, 2014: 80.

Description

References

  • Brown, W. L., Jr. 1995a. [Untitled. Taxonomic changes in Pachycondyla attributed to Brown.] Pp. 302-311 in: Bolton, B. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 304, Combination in Pachycondyla)
  • Karavaiev, V. 1925b. Ponerinen (Fam. Formicidae) aus dem Indo-Australischen Gebiet. (Fortsetzung). Konowia 4: 115-131 (page 125, fig. 3 worker described)
  • Schmidt, C.A. & Shattuck, S.O. 2014. The higher classification of the ant subfamily Ponerinae (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), with a review of ponerine ecology and behavior. Zootaxa. 3817, 1–242 (doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3817.1.1)