Lioponera heros

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Lioponera heros
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Lioponera
Species: L. heros
Binomial name
Lioponera heros
(Wheeler, W.M., 1918)

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).

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Biology

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Nomenclature

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

  • heros. Phyracaces heros Wheeler, W.M. 1918a: 240, fig. 7 (w.) AUSTRALIA.
    • Combination in Cerapachys: Brown, 1975: 22.
    • Combination in Lioponera: Borowiec, M.L. 2016: 164.
    • Status as species: Brown, 1975: 22; Taylor & Brown, 1985: 26; Bolton, 1995b: 143.

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