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Revision as of 12:11, 29 August 2015

Tetraponera polita
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Pseudomyrmecinae
Genus: Tetraponera
Species: T. polita
Binomial name
Tetraponera polita
Ward, 2001

Tetraponera polita casent0902835 p 1 high.jpg

Tetraponera polita casent0902835 d 1 high.jpg

Specimen Labels

Identification

Keys including this Species

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Borneo (type locality), Indonesia, Malaysia.

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • polita. Tetraponera polita Ward, 2001: 640, figs. 70, 78 (w.) BORNEO.

Description

References

  • Ward, P. S. 2001. Taxonomy, phylogeny and biogeography of the ant genus Tetraponera (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in the Oriental and Australian regions. Invertebr. Taxon. 15: 589-665 (page 640, figs. 70, 78 worker described)

Additional References