Hypoponera herbertonensis

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Hypoponera herbertonensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Hypoponera
Species: H. herbertonensis
Binomial name
Hypoponera herbertonensis
(Forel, 1915)

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Specimen Labels



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • herbertonensis. Ponera pruinosa r. herbertonensis Forel, 1915b: 24 (w.q.m.) AUSTRALIA. Combination in Hypoponera: Taylor & Brown, D.R. 1985: 31. Raised to species: Taylor & Brown, D.R. 1985: 31.

Type Material



  • Forel, A. 1915b. Results of Dr. E. Mjöbergs Swedish Scientific Expeditions to Australia 1910-13. 2. Ameisen. Ark. Zool. 9(1 16: 1-119 (page 24, worker, queen, male described)
  • Taylor, R. W.; Brown, D. R. 1985. Formicoidea. Zool. Cat. Aust. 2:1- 149: 1-149, 30 (page 31, Combination in Hypoponera, and raised to species)