Ponera punctatissima jugata

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Ponera punctatissima jugata
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Hypoponera punctatissima)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Hypoponera
Species: Ponera punctatissima jugata
Forel, 1892

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


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

  • jugata. Ponera punctatissima r. jugata Forel, 1892l: 251 (q.) MADAGASCAR. Combination in Hypoponera: Bolton, 1995b: 215. Raised to species: Dalla Torre, 1893: 39. Subspecies of punctatissima: Emery, 1899f: 268. Junior synonym of punctatissima: Seifert, 2003c: 69; Seifert, 2013: 198.