Neoponera lydiae

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Neoponera lydiae
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Neoponera goeldii)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Neoponera
Species: Neoponera lydiae
Santschi, 1920

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


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

  • lydiae. Neoponera lydiae Santschi, 1920d: 361 (q.) FRENCH GUIANA. Combination in Pachycondyla: Brown, in Bolton, 1995b: 307. Junior synonym of goeldii: Mackay & Mackay, 2010: 362.