Neoponera goyana

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Neoponera goyana
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Neoponera agilis)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Neoponera
Species: Neoponera goyana
Borgmeier, 1937

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


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

  • goyana. Neoponera (Eumecopone) goyana Borgmeier, 1937b: 230, figs. 11-14 (w.) BRAZIL. Combination in Pachycondyla: Brown, in Bolton, 1995b: 305. Senior synonym of golbachi: Kempf, 1978: 36. Junior synonym of agilis: Mackay & Mackay, 2010: 199.