Euponera stigma rufescens

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Euponera stigma rufescens
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Pseudoponera stigma)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Pseudoponera
Species: Euponera stigma rufescens
Wheeler, W.M. & Mann, 1914

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


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

  • rufescens. Euponera (Trachymesopus) stigma var. rufescens Wheeler, W.M. & Mann, 1914: 13 (w.q.) HAITI. Combination in Trachymesopus: Kempf, 1972a: 251; in Pachycondyla: Brown, in Bolton, 1995b: 309. Junior synonym of stigma: Mackay & Mackay, 2010: 519.