Lioponera marginata

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Lioponera marginata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Lioponera
Species: L. marginata
Binomial name
Lioponera marginata
Emery, 1897

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Specimen Labels



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: New Guinea (type locality).

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Distribution based on specimens

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The above specimen data are provided by AntWeb. Please see Lioponera marginata for further details




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

  • marginatus. Cerapachys marginata Emery, 1897c: 594, pl. 15, fig. 41 (w.) NEW GUINEA.
    • Combination in Phyracaces: Emery, 1902c: 24;
    • combination in Cerapachys: Brown, 1975: 23;
    • combination in Lioponera: Borowiec, M.L. 2016: 164.
    • Status as species: Emery, 1911d: 11; Chapman & Capco, 1951: 19, 22; Wilson, 1959b: 55; Brown, 1975: 23; Bolton, 1995b: 143.