Tetraponera mocquerysi

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Tetraponera mocquerysi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Pseudomyrmecinae
Genus: Tetraponera
Species: T. mocquerysi
Binomial name
Tetraponera mocquerysi
(André, 1890)

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Afrotropical Region: Cameroun, Central African Republic, Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Sierra Leone (type locality), Togo, Uganda, United Republic of Tanzania.


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Nomenclature

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

  • mocquerysi. Sima mocquerysi André, 1890: 319 (w.) SIERRA LEONE. Combination in Tetraponera: Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 106. Current subspecies: nominal plus biozellata, elongata, lepida, lutea.

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