Mesoponera melanaria macra

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Mesoponera melanaria macra
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Mesoponera
Species: M. melanaria
Subspecies: M. melanaria macra
Trinomial name
Mesoponera melanaria macra
(Emery, 1894)

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Malagasy Region: Seychelles (type locality).


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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • macra. Ponera melanaria var. macra Emery, 1894a: 68 (w.) SEYCHELLES IS. Combination in Euponera (Mesoponera): Emery, 1901a: 46; in Pachycondyla: Brown, in Bolton, 1995b: 307; in Mesoponera: Schmidt & Shattuck, 2014: 111.

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