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Hypoponera eduardi with mite on gaster. Welgemoed, Cape Town, South Africa. Photo and collection by Philip Herbst
|Hypoponera eduardi||Espadaler, X., 2007, The ants of El Hierro (Canary Islands)., Advances in ant systematics (Hymenoptera: Formicidae): Homage to E. O. Wilson - 50 years of contributions., Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute, 80, pp. 113-127: 117, (download)||117||21278|
|Hypoponera eduardi||Bolton, B. & Fisher, B. L., 2011, Taxonomy of Afrotropical and West Palaearctic ants of the ponerine genus Hypoponera Santschi (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 2843, pp. 1-118: 47-49, (download)||47-49||23490|
Found most commonly in these habitats: 10 times found in coastal scrub, 5 times found in open Philippia thicket on rock, 11 times found in forest, 6 times found in rainforest, 2 times found in tropical dry forest, 6 times found in montane rainforest, 5 times found in littoral forest, 4 times found in roadside, 7 times found in non native forest, 4 times found in Urban garden in grassland, ...
Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 14 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 21 times Under stone, 11 times ex rotten log, 7 times ground forager(s), 5 times Nido bajo piedra, 2 times under rotten log, 2 times under coconut, 4 times NBP, 3 times leaf litter, 4 times ex rotten stick on ground, 3 times under rootmat, litter on rock, ...
Collected most commonly using these methods: 30 times Hand, 3 times 2 Maxi Winks, 2 times 4 MaxiWinks, mixed samples, 3 times 9 MaxiWinks, mixed samples, 4 times Winkler, 1 times 3 MaxiWinks, mixed samples, 2 times Hand collected, 1 times 2 Maxi Wink, 1 times MW sample transect, 1 times MW 25 sample transect, 5m, 1 times 6 MaxiWinks, mixed samples, ...
Elevations: collected from 1 - 1965 meters, 485 meters average
Type specimens: syntype of Ponera antipodum: casent0907299, casent0907300; syntype of Ponera dideroti: casent0907309; syntype of Ponera eduardi: casent0915868; syntype of Ponera opaciceps chilensis: casent0907331