Rhytidoponera gregoryi

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Rhytidoponera gregoryi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ectatomminae
Tribe: Ectatommini
Genus: Rhytidoponera
Species: R. gregoryi
Binomial name
Rhytidoponera gregoryi
Clark, 1936

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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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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.

  • gregoryi. Rhytidoponera gregoryi Clark, 1936: 47, pl. 4, fig. 24 (w.) AUSTRALIA (South Australia).
    • Type-material: 2 syntype workers.
    • Type-locality: Australia: South Australia, Lake Killalpaninna, 1903 (J.W. Gregory).
    • Type-depository: MVMA.
    • Status as species: Brown, 1958g: 203; Taylor & Brown, 1985: 44; Taylor, 1987a: 68; Bolton, 1995b: 379.
    • Distribution: Australia.

Type Material



  • Clark, J. 1936. A revision of Australian species of Rhytidoponera Mayr (Formicidae). Mem. Natl. Mus. Vic. 9: 14-89 (page 47, pl. 4, fig. 24 worker described)