Mesoponera testacea

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Mesoponera testacea
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Mesoponera
Species: M. testacea
Binomial name
Mesoponera testacea
(Bernard, 1953)

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Pachycondyla testacea casent0101458 dorsal 1.jpg

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Guinea (type locality).
Palaearctic Region: Israel.

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Nomenclature

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

  • testacea. Euponera (Mesoponera) testacea Bernard, 1953b: 191, fig. 2 (w.) GUINEA. Combination in Pachycondyla: Brown, in Bolton, 1995b: 310; in Mesoponera: Schmidt & Shattuck, 2014: 111.

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