Rhytidoponera barretti

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Rhytidoponera barretti
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ectatomminae
Tribe: Ectatommini
Genus: Rhytidoponera
Species: R. barretti
Binomial name
Rhytidoponera barretti
Clark, 1941

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Specimen Labels



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

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

  • barretti. Rhytidoponera barretti Clark, 1941: 81, pl. 13, fig. 10 (w.) AUSTRALIA (Northern Territory).
    • Type-material: syntype workers (number not stated).
    • Type-locality: Australia: Central Australia, Harts Range, vii.1938 (C.L. Barrett).
    • Type-depository: MVMA.
    • Status as species: Brown, 1958g: 202; Taylor & Brown, 1985: 41; Taylor, 1987a: 67; Bolton, 1995b: 378.
    • Distribution: Australia.

Type Material



  • Clark, J. 1941b. Australian Formicidae. Notes and new species. Mem. Natl. Mus. Vic. 12: 71-94 (page 81, pl. 13, fig. 10 worker described)