Hypoponera vitiensis

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Hypoponera vitiensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Hypoponera
Species: H. vitiensis
Binomial name
Hypoponera vitiensis
(Mann, 1921)

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Fiji (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • vitiensis. Ponera vitiensis Mann, 1921: 414, fig. 4 (w.q.) FIJI IS. Combination in Hypoponera: Bolton, 1995b: 216. Given as junior synonym of confinis by Dlussky, 1994: 53 (in list only); unconfirmed.



  • Mann, W. M. 1921. The ants of the Fiji Islands. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 64: 401-499 (page 414, fig. 4 worker, queen described)