Hypoponera distinguenda

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Hypoponera distinguenda
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Hypoponera
Species: H. distinguenda
Binomial name
Hypoponera distinguenda
(Emery, 1890)

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Subspecies

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Paraguay, Venezuela (type locality).


Distribution based on AntMaps

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Biology

Castes

Queen

Nomenclature

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

  • distinguenda. Ponera distinguenda Emery, 1890a: 61 (w.) VENEZUELA. Santschi, 1929d: 277 (q.). Combination in Hypoponera: Kempf, 1972a: 121. Current subspecies: nominal plus dispar, histrio, inexpedita, vana.

Description

References

  • Emery, C. 1890b. Voyage de M. E. Simon au Venezuela (Décembre 1887 - Avril 1888). Formicides. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Fr. (6)(10): 55-76 (page 61, worker described)
  • Kempf, W. W. 1972b. Catálogo abreviado das formigas da regia~o Neotropical. Stud. Entomol. 15: 3-344 (page 121, Combination in Hypoponera)
  • Santschi, F. 1929d. Nouvelles fourmis de la République Argentine et du Brésil. An. Soc. Cient. Argent. 107: 273-316 (page 277, queen described)