Ponera myrmicariae

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Ponera myrmicariae
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Hypoponera coeca)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Hypoponera
Species: Ponera myrmicariae
Wasmann, 1918

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Hypoponera coeca.


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

  • myrmicariae. Ponera myrmicariae Wasmann, 1918b: 144 (w.) CAMEROUN. Combination in P. (Hypoponera): Santschi, 1938b: 79; in Hypoponera: Bolton, 1995b: 215. Junior synonym of coeca: Bolton & Fisher, 2011: 35.