Pseudoneoponera sublaevis reticulata

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Pseudoneoponera sublaevis reticulata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Pseudoneoponera
Species: P. sublaevis
Subspecies: P. sublaevis reticulata
Trinomial name
Pseudoneoponera sublaevis reticulata
(Forel, 1900)



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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Countries Occupied

Number of countries occupied by this species based on AntWiki Regional Taxon Lists. In general, fewer countries occupied indicates a narrower range, while more countries indicates a more widespread species.

Estimated Abundance

Relative abundance based on number of AntMaps records per species (this species within the purple bar). Fewer records (to the left) indicates a less abundant/encountered species while more records (to the right) indicates more abundant/encountered species.




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

  • reticulata. Ponera (Bothroponera) sublaevis r. reticulata Forel, 1900b: 62 (w.m.) AUSTRALIA (Queensland).
    • Type-material: syntype workers, syntype males (numbers not stated).
    • Type-locality: Australia: Queensland, Mackay (Turner).
    • Type-depositories: ANIC, MHNG.
    • [Unresolved junior primary homonym of Ponera reticulata Smith, F. 1858b: 85 (Bolton, 1995b: 308).]
    • Combination in Pachycondyla (Bothroponera): Emery, 1901a: 45;
    • combination in Bothroponera: Taylor & Brown, 1985: 22;
    • combination in Pachycondyla: Brown, in Bolton, 1995b: 308;
    • combination in Pseudoneoponera: Schmidt, C.A. & Shattuck, 2014: 135.
    • Subspecies of sublaevis: Emery, 1911d: 77; Forel, 1915b: 22; Taylor & Brown, 1985: 22; Taylor, 1987a: 9; Bolton, 1995b: 308.
    • Distribution: Australia.

Type Material