Hypoponera ergatandria

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Hypoponera ergatandria
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Hypoponera
Species: H. ergatandria
Binomial name
Hypoponera ergatandria
(Forel, 1893)
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Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: United Republic of Tanzania.
Indo-Australian Region: Hawaii (type locality), Indonesia.
Neotropical Region: Netherlands Antilles, United States Virgin Islands (type locality).
Palaearctic Region: Belgium (type locality), Germany, Japan, Poland, Spain, Switzerland, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.


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Biology

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Nomenclature

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

  • ergatandria. Ponera ergatandria Forel, 1893g: 365 (w.q. ergatoid m.) WEST INDIES. Combination in Hypoponera: Kempf, 1972a: 122. Junior synonym of punctatissima: Taylor, 1968a: 65. Revived status as species: Kempf, 1972a: 122. Junior synonym of punctatissima: Smith, D.R. 1979: 1343; Bolton & Fisher, 2011: 86. Revived from synonymy and senior synonym of aemula, bondroiti, kalakauae, schauinslandi: Seifert, 2013: 198. See also: Wheeler, W.M. 1937c: 59.
  • aemula. Ponera dulcis var. aemula Santschi, 1911c: 351 (w.) TANZANIA. Combination in Hypoponera: Bolton, 1995b: 213. Junior synonym of schauinslandi: Seifert, 2003c: 69; of punctatissima: Bolton & Fisher, 2011: 87; of ergatandria: Seifert, 2013: 198.
  • bondroiti. Ponera ergatandria subsp. bondroiti Forel, 1911c: 285 (w.q. ergatoid m.) BELGIUM. Combination in Hypoponera: Onoyama, 1989b: 2. Raised to species: Santschi, 1937h: 364. Junior synonym of schauinslandi: Seifert, 2003c: 69; of punctatissima: Bolton & Fisher, 2011: 87; of ergatandria: Seifert, 2013: 198.
  • kalakauae. Ponera kalakauae Forel, 1899a: 115 (ergatoid q. (not w.), q.) HAWAII. Junior synonym of gleadowi: Wilson, 1958d: 328; of punctatissima: Wilson & Taylor, 1967: 29 (in text); of ergatandria: Seifert, 2013: 198.
  • schauinslandi. Ponera punctatissima subsp. schauinslandi Emery, 1899d: 439 (q.) HAWAII. Junior synonym of punctatissima: Wilson & Taylor, 1967: 28. Revived from synonymy and raised to species: Seifert, 2003c: 69. Junior synonym of punctatissima: Bolton & Fisher, 2011: 87; of ergatandria: Seifert, 2013: 198.

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