Checklist of Megaponera species

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Megaponera analis
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Species Richness
Valid Species 6
Invalid Species 4
Fossils 0
Countries Occupied 20
Year Described 1862
First Species Described 1802
Last Species Described 1937

The following species and subspecies belong to the genus Megaponera. Synonyms are listed under their senior names. For valid names only see Megaponera species and for distribution information see Megaponera species by Country.


analis (Latreille, 1802) (Cameroun, Central African Republic, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Uganda, United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe)
   • Formica foetens Fabricius Fabricius, 1793
   • Megaponera dohrni Emery, 1902
   • Ponera abyssinica Guérin-Méneville, 1849
   • Ponera laeviuscula Gerstäcker, 1859

analis amazon Santschi, 1935 (Ethiopia, Mali)
analis crassicornis (Gerstäcker, 1859) (Mozambique)
analis rapax Santschi, 1914 (United Republic of Tanzania)
analis subpilosa Santschi, 1937 (Angola)
analis termitivora Santschi, 1930 (Democratic Republic of Congo)