Odontoponera transversa biconcentrica

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Odontoponera transversa biconcentrica
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Odontoponera
Species: O. transversa
Subspecies: O. transversa biconcentrica
Trinomial name
Odontoponera transversa biconcentrica
Wheeler, W.M. & Chapman, 1925

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Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Philippines (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps

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Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • biconcentrica. Odontoponera transversa var. biconcentrica Wheeler, W.M. & Chapman, 1925: 62, pl. 2, fig. 6 (w.) PHILIPPINES.

Description

References

  • Baltazar, C. R. 1966. A catalogue of Philippine Hymenoptera (with a bibliography, 1758-1963). Pac. Insects Monogr. 8: 1-488 (page 245, listed)
  • Wheeler, W. M.; Chapman, J. W. 1925. The ants of the Philippine Islands. Part I, Dorylinae and Ponerinae. Philipp. J. Sci. 28: 47-73 (page 62, pl. 2, fig. 6 worker described)