Mesoponera scolopax

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Mesoponera scolopax
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Mesoponera
Species: M. scolopax
Binomial name
Mesoponera scolopax
(Emery, 1899)

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Cameroun (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.

  • scolopax. Ponera scolopax Emery, 1899e: 473 (w.) CAMEROUN. Combination in Euponera (Mesoponera): Emery, 1901a: 46; in Pachycondyla: Brown, in Bolton, 1995b: 309; in Mesoponera: Schmidt & Shattuck, 2014: 111.

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