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Species: Bothroponera ancilla   (Emery, 1899) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Ponera (Bothroponera) soror var. ancilla Emery, 1899d PDF: 472 (w.) CONGO. Afrotropic. Primary type information: Congo Brazzaville: Kouilou Province, Kuilu, Congo Brazzaville River, [Kouilou] 3°30’ to 4°30’ S, 11°45’ to 12°0’E,4°28’15’’ S, 11°41’56’’ E; MCSN. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Pachycondyla (Bothroponera): Emery, 1901b PDF: 46; in Bothroponera: Wheeler, 1922: 74; in Pachycondyla: Brown, in Bolton, 1995b: 302; in Bothroponera: Schmidt & Shattuck, 2014 PDF: 77.
Status as species: Joma & Mackay, 2017 PDF: 12.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Congo, Gabon, Kenya, Mozambique, Tanzania
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

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