Brachyponera mesoponeroides

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Brachyponera mesoponeroides
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Brachyponera
Species: B. mesoponeroides
Binomial name
Brachyponera mesoponeroides
Radchenko, 1993

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Oriental Region: Vietnam (type locality).

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • mesoponeroides. Brachyponera mesoponeroides Radchenko, 1993a: 81, figs. 6, 7 (w.) VIETNAM. Combination in Pachycondyla: Bolton, 1995b: 307; in Brachyponera: Schmidt & Shattuck, 2014: 80.

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 307, Combination in Pachycondyla)
  • Radchenko, A. G. 1993a. Ants from Vietnam in the collection of the Institute of Zoology, PAS, Warsaw. I. Pseudomyrmicinae [sic], Dorylinae, Ponerinae. Ann. Zool. (Warsaw) 44: 75-82 (page 81, figs. 6, 7 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)