Pseudoponera butteli

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Pseudoponera butteli
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Leptogenys myops)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Leptogenys
Species: Pseudoponera butteli
Forel, 1913

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Specimen Labels

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


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

  • butteli. Pseudoponera butteli Forel, 1913k: 8, fig. B (w.) INDONESIA (Java).
    • Combination in Pachycondyla: Brown, in Bolton, 1995b: 303.
    • Combination in Euponera: Schmidt & Shattuck, 2014: 87.
    • Junior synonym of myops: Esteves & Fisher, 2021: 107.