Rhytidoponera castanea

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Rhytidoponera castanea
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Rhytidoponera rufiventris)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ectatomminae
Tribe: Ectatommini
Genus: Rhytidoponera
Species: Rhytidoponera castanea
Crawley, 1925

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Rhytidoponera rufiventris.


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

  • castanea. Rhytidoponera castanea Crawley, 1925b: 589 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Junior synonym of rufiventris: Clark, 1936: 83.