Rhytidoponera numeensis

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Rhytidoponera numeensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ectatomminae
Tribe: Ectatommini
Genus: Rhytidoponera
Species: R. numeensis
Binomial name
Rhytidoponera numeensis
(André, 1889)

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Specimen Label

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Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: New Caledonia (type locality).


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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • numeensis. Ectatomma (Rhytidoponera) numeensis André, 1889: 221 (w.) NEW CALEDONIA. Emery, 1914f: 395 (m.). Combination in Rhytidoponera (Chalcoponera): Emery, 1911d: 39. Senior synonym of acupuncta: Brown, 1958g: 204. See also: Brown, 1958g: 291; Ward, 1984: 149.
  • acupuncta. Rhytidoponera (Chalcoponera) acupuncta Emery, 1914f: 396 (w.m.) NEW CALEDONIA. Junior synonym of numeensis: Brown, 1958g: 204.

Description

References

  • André, E. 1889. Hyménoptères nouveaux appartenant au groupe des Formicides. Rev. Entomol. (Caen) 8: 217-231 (page 221, worker described)
  • Brown, W. L., Jr. 1958g. Contributions toward a reclassification of the Formicidae. II. Tribe Ectatommini (Hymenoptera). Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 118: 173-362 (page 204, Senior synonym of acupuncta)
  • Brown, W. L., Jr. 1958g. Contributions toward a reclassification of the Formicidae. II. Tribe Ectatommini (Hymenoptera). Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 118: 173-362 (page 291, see also)
  • Emery, C. 1911e. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Ponerinae. Genera Insectorum 118: 1-125 (page 39, Combination in Rhytidoponera (Chalcoponera))
  • Emery, C. 1914f. Les fourmis de la Nouvelle-Calédonie et des îles Loyalty. Nova Caled. A Zool. 1: 393-437 (page 395, male described)
  • Ward, P. S. 1984. A revision of the ant genus Rhytidoponera (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in New Caledonia. Aust. J. Zool. 32: 131-175 (page 149, see also)