Bothroponera pachyderma funerea

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Bothroponera pachyderma funerea
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Bothroponera pachyderma)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Bothroponera
Species: Bothroponera pachyderma funerea
Wheeler, W.M., 1922

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


The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • funerea. Bothroponera pachyderma var. funerea Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 73 (q.) DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO.
    • Combination in Pachycondyla: Brown, in Bolton, 1995b: 305;
    • combination in Bothroponera: Schmidt, C.A. & Shattuck, 2014: 76.
    • Subspecies of pachyderma: Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 771; Bolton, 1995b: 305.
    • Junior synonym of pachyderma: Joma & Mackay, 2020: 369.