Ponera pallipes

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Ponera pallipes
Scientific classification (junior homonym, replaced by Neoponera crenata)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Neoponera
Species: Ponera pallipes
Smith, F., 1858

This taxon is a junior homonym and has been replaced by Neoponera crenata.


The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • pallipes. Ponera pallipes Smith, F. 1858b: 98 (q.) BRAZIL. [Junior primary homonym of Ponera pallipes Smith, F. 1858b: 87 (now in Harpegnathos).] Replacement name: crenata Roger, 1861a: 3. [Misspelled as pallidipes by Dalla Torre, 1893: 34.] See also: Emery, 1901a: 47; Forel, 1901f: 349.