Lioponera nigriventris

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Lioponera nigriventris
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Lioponera
Species: L. nigriventris
Binomial name
Lioponera nigriventris
(Clark, 1924)

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Specimen Labels

An inconspicuous small species found in the south-west and goldfields of the SWBP. (Heterick 2009)


Keys including this Species


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.

  • nigriventris. Phyracaces nigriventris Clark, 1924b: 84, pl. 6, figs. 3, 4 (w.q.) AUSTRALIA.
    • Combination in Cerapachys: Brown, 1975: 23.
    • Combination in Lioponera: Borowiec, M.L. 2016: 164.
    • Status as species: Brown, 1975: 23; Taylor & Brown, 1985: 27; Bolton, 1995b: 144; Heterick, 2009: 129.

Type Material