Current View: All Antweb
Change View
Cite this page

Citing AntWeb


To cite this page, please use the following:

· For print: . Accessed

· For web:

Species: Heteroponera dolo   (Roger, 1860) 

Download Data

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Ponera dolo Roger, 1860 PDF: 293 (w.q.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Ectatomma (Acanthoponera): Mayr, 1862 PDF: 733; in Acanthoponera: Emery, 1906c PDF: 112; in Heteroponera (Anacanthoponera): Wheeler, 1923f PDF: 187; in Heteroponera: Brown, 1952h PDF: 70.
Senior synonym of Heteroponera aurea: Brown, 1958g PDF: 195.
See also: Kempf, 1962a PDF: 33.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Brazil
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Alto Paraná, Caaguazú

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Treatment Citation: Wild, A. L., 2007, A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 1622, pp. 1-55

dolo (RogerHNS 1860).

Literature records: Alto Paraná, Caaguazú (Fowler 1981).

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Semideciduous seasonal forest, 1 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ex rotten log, 1 times ? Holz.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Manual sampling in rotten log.

Elevations: collected at 625 m

Type specimens: syntype of Acanthoponera dolo aurea: casent0907132; type of Ponera dolo: focol0863, focol0864, focol0865

See something amiss? Send us an email.