Lioponera similis

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Lioponera similis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Lioponera
Species: L. similis
Binomial name
Lioponera similis
Santschi, 1930

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Ivory Coast (type locality), Mali.


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Nomenclature

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

  • similis. Lioponera similis Santschi, 1930a: 51, figs. 8-10 (m.) IVORY COAST.
    • Combination in Cerapachys: Brown, 1975: 23.
    • Combination in Lioponera: Borowiec, M.L. 2016: 164.
    • Status as species: Donisthorpe, 1939a: 255; Brown, 1975: 23; Bolton, 1995b: 144; Taylor, B. et al. 2016: 549.

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