Metapone enigmatica

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Metapone enigmatica
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Metapone
Species: M. enigmatica
Binomial name
Metapone enigmatica
Taylor & Alpert, 2016

Taylor, Alpert 2016 Metapone-29 91.jpg

Taylor, Alpert 2016 Metapone-29 94.jpg

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: New Guinea.

Type locality. PAPUA NEW GUINEA: Eastern Highlands: Aiyura [6° 20’S, 145° 53’S] 1800m. (L.J. Gressitt, 10, 1, 1964).

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Distribution based on specimens

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The above specimen data are provided by AntWeb. Please see Metapone enigmatica for further details

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • enigmatica. Metapone enigmatica Taylor & Alpert, 2016: 529, figs. 91-95 (q.) PAPUA NEW GUINEA.

Description

References