Cryptopone butteli

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Cryptopone butteli
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Cryptopone
Species: C. butteli
Binomial name
Cryptopone butteli
Forel, 1913

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Indonesia (type locality), Micronesia (Federated States of), New Guinea, Solomon Islands.

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

  • butteli. Cryptopone butteli Forel, 1913k: 9, fig. C (w.) INDONESIA (Sumatra). Wheeler, W.M. 1933g: 10 (q.m.). Combination in Pachycondyla: Mackay & Mackay, 2010: 3 (by implication as Cryptopone synonymised with Pachycondyla); in Cryptopone: Schmidt & Shattuck, 2014: 185. See also: Wilson, 1958d: 358.