Brachyponera atrata

Every Ant Tells a Story - And Scientists Explain Their Stories Here
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Brachyponera atrata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Brachyponera
Species: B. atrata
Binomial name
Brachyponera atrata
(Karavaiev, 1925)

Pachycondyla atrata casent0178452 profile 1.jpg

Pachycondyla atrata casent0178452 dorsal 1.jpg

Specimen labels

Identification

Keys including this Species

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Indonesia (type locality), Micronesia (Federated States of).


Distribution based on AntMaps

AntMapLegend.png

Distribution based on AntWeb specimens

Check data from AntWeb

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • atrata. Euponera (Brachyponera) atrata Karavaiev, 1925b: 126 (w.) INDONESIA (Ambon I.). Karavaiev, 1926d: 418 (q.). Combination in Brachyponera: Wilson, 1958d: 347; in Pachycondyla: Brown, in Bolton, 1995b: 303; in Brachyponera: Schmidt & Shattuck, 2014: 80.

Description

References