Ponera punctatissima schauinslandi

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Ponera punctatissima schauinslandi
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Hypoponera ergatandria)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Hypoponera
Species: Ponera punctatissima schauinslandi
Emery, 1899

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

Nomenclature

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

  • schauinslandi. Ponera punctatissima subsp. schauinslandi Emery, 1899d: 439 (q.) HAWAII. Junior synonym of punctatissima: Wilson & Taylor, 1967: 28. Revived from synonymy and raised to species: Seifert, 2003c: 69. Junior synonym of punctatissima: Bolton & Fisher, 2011: 87; of ergatandria: Seifert, 2013: 198.

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