Mesoponera elisae divaricata

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Mesoponera elisae divaricata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Mesoponera
Species: M. elisae
Subspecies: M. elisae divaricata
Trinomial name
Mesoponera elisae divaricata
(Emery, 1915)

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Eritrea, Ethiopia (type locality).


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Nomenclature

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

  • divaricata. Euponera (Xiphopelta) elisae subsp. divaricata Emery, 1915g: 6, fig. 3 (w.) ETHIOPIA. Combination in E. (Mesoponera): Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 775; in Pachycondyla: Brown, in Bolton, 1995b: 305; in Mesoponera: Schmidt & Shattuck, 2014: 110.

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