Ponerites

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Ponerites
Temporal range: Fossil
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Ponerites
Dlussky & Rasnitsyn, 2002
Type species
Ponerites eocenicus
Diversity
15 fossil species
(Species Checklist)

Identification

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • PONERITES [Ponerinae: Ponerini]
    • Ponerites Dlussky & Rasnitsyn, 2002: 423. Type-species: †Ponerites eocenicus, by original designation.
    • [†Ponerites originally as collective group name in Ponerinae: Dlussky, 1981: 67.]

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