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Species: Hypoponera inexorata   (Wheeler, 1903) 

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Hypoponera inexorata_cf, Hypoponera inexorata fallax

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Ponera inexorata Wheeler, 1903c PDF: 94, fig. 2 (w.q.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Hypoponera: Taylor, 1968a PDF: 65.
Current subspecies: nominal plus Hypoponera inexorata fallax.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Mexico, United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Nearctic, Neotropical

Distribution Notes:

collected from the Chiricahua Mtns, Cochise Co.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 31 times found in Black Belt Prairie, 3 times found in Black Belt Prairie remnant, 2 times found in Sand Pine Scrub, 1 times found in live oak woodland, 2 times found in recently burned mature pine forest in soil with Formica pallidefulva colony, 1 times found in rocky chaparral hill, 1 times found in disturbed open pine/oak forest near headquarters, 1 times found in Fla. scrub habitat, 1 times found in in scrubby flatwoods habitat, 1 times found in Oak-pine-juniper woodland, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 5 times litter, 2 times under stone, 1 times window trap on dying pinus elliottii, 1 times under stone on rocky, grasy slope in open., 1 times on trail, 1 times nest under stone, 1 times extract of rotten pinus clausa, 1 times ex sifted litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 30 times general collecting, 6 times Berlese funnel, 1 times Winkler, 1 times malaise trap, 1 times search, 1 times taken on flight, 1 times direct collection.

Elevations: collected from 1 - 1676 meters, 654 meters average

Type specimens:

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