Hypoponera eutrepta

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Hypoponera eutrepta
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Hypoponera
Species: H. eutrepta
Binomial name
Hypoponera eutrepta
(Wilson, 1958)

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Specimen Labels

Synonyms

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Fiji (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

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Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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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.

  • rugosa. Ponera biroi subsp. rugosa Mann, 1921: 415 (w.) FIJI IS. [Junior primary homonym of Ponera rugosa Le Guillou, 1842: 318 (now in Diacamma).] Replacement name: eutrepta Wilson, 1958d: 344. Given as junior synonym of opaciceps by Dlussky, 1994: 53 (in list only); unconfirmed.
  • eutrepta. Ponera eutrepta Wilson, 1958d: 344. Replacement name for Ponera biroi subsp. rugosa Mann, 1921: 415. [Junior primary homonym of Ponera rugosa Le Guillou, 1842: 318 (now in Diacamma).] Combination in Hypoponera: Bolton, 1995b: 214.

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 214, Combination in Hypoponera)
  • Mann, W. M. 1921. The ants of the Fiji Islands. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 64: 401-499 (page 415, [Junior primary homonym of Ponera rugosa Le Guillou, 1842: 318 (now in Diacamma).])
  • Wilson, E. O. 1958g. Studies on the ant fauna of Melanesia III. Rhytidoponera in western Melanesia and the Moluccas. IV. The tribe Ponerini. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 119: 303-371 (page 344, Replacement name for Ponera biroi subsp. rugosa)