Ponera stigma attrita

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Ponera stigma attrita
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Pseudoponera stigma)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Pseudoponera
Species: Ponera stigma attrita
Forel, 1893

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


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

  • attrita. Ponera stigma var. attrita Forel, 1893g: 362 (w.q.m.) ANTILLES. Combination in Pachycondyla (Pseudoponera): Emery, 1901a: 46; in Euponera (Trachymesopus): Emery, 1911d: 85; in Trachymesopus: Kempf, 1972a: 251; in Pachycondyla: Brown, in Bolton, 1995b: 303. Junior synonym of stigma: Mackay & Mackay, 2010: 519.