Mesoponera picea

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Mesoponera picea
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Mesoponera
Species: M. picea
Binomial name
Mesoponera picea
(Bernard, 1953)

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Guinea (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.

  • picea. Euponera (Xiphopelta) picea Bernard, 1953b: 192, fig. 2 (w.) GUINEA. Combination in Pachycondyla: Brown, in Bolton, 1995b: 308; in Mesoponera: Schmidt & Shattuck, 2014: 111.

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