Tetraponera emeryi

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Tetraponera emeryi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Pseudomyrmecinae
Genus: Tetraponera
Species: T. emeryi
Binomial name
Tetraponera emeryi
(Forel, 1911)

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Identification

A member of the Tetraponera allaborans species-group.

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Mozambique, South Africa (type locality), Swaziland, Zimbabwe.


Distribution based on AntMaps

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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.

  • emeryi. Sima emeryi Forel, 1911d: 367 (w.) SOUTH AFRICA. Combination in S. (Tetraponera): Arnold, 1916: 187; in Tetraponera: Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 797.

Unless otherwise noted the text for the remainder of this section is reported from the publication that includes the original description.

Description

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