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Genus: Heteroponera   Mayr, 1887 


Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

19 species

Heteroponera Mayr, 1887 PDF: 532. Type-species: Heteroponera carinifrons, by monotypy. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Heteroponera in Ponerinae, Ectatommini: Emery, 1911e PDF: 35; Forel, 1917 PDF: 236; all subsequent authors to the following.
Heteroponera as genus: Brown, 1952h PDF}: 70; Kusnezov, 1956a PDF: 13; Brown, 1958g PDF}: 194; all subsequent authors.
Genus Heteroponera references
Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF}: 43 (catalogue); Emery, 1911e PDF: 35 (diagnosis, catalogue as part of Acanthoponera); Wheeler, 1923f PDF: 190 (all species key as part of Acanthoponera); Brown, 1958g PDF}: 194, 196 (review of genus, Australia-New Zealand species key, New World species key); Brown, 1958h PDF}: 17 (New Zealand species); Kempf, 1962a PDF: 31 (Neotropical species key); Kempf, 1972b PDF: 117 (Neotropical catalogue); Taylor & Brown, 1985: 30 (Australia catalogue); Taylor, 1987a PDF: 28 (Australia, New Zealand checklist); Fernández, 1993: 250 (Colombia species key); Bolton, 1995a PDF: 1050 (census); Bolton, 1995b: 212 (catalogue); Shattuck, 1999: 186 (Australia synopsis); Arias-Penna & Fernández, 2008 PDF: 113 (Neotropical species key); Heterick, 2009 PDF: 142 (south-western Australia species key); Taylor, 2011 PDF: 118 (Australia groups and Heteroponera leae group species key).

Taxon Page Images:

Heteroponera imbellis Yandoit, Victoria, Australia.
Image © Alex Wild.

Taxon Page Author History

On 2013-08-22 06:41:57 Zach Lieberman modified Images
On 2013-08-22 06:41:14 Zach Lieberman modified Images

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