Metapone johni

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Metapone johni
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Metapone greeni)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Metapone
Species: Metapone johni
Karavaiev, 1933

Taylor, Alpert 2016 Metapone-14 25.jpg

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This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Metapone greeni.


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

  • johni. Metapone johni Karavaiev, 1933b: 115, fig. 10 (w.q.m.) SRI LANKA. Junior synonym of greeni: Taylor & Alpert, 2016: 513.