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Species: Neoponera obscuricornis   (Emery, 1890) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Pachycondyla flavicornis var. obscuricornis Emery, 1890b PDF: 58 (w.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Neoponera: Emery, 1901b PDF: 47; in Pachycondyla: Brown, in Bolton, 1995b: 308; in Neoponera: Schmidt & Shattuck, 2014 PDF: 151.
Raised to species: Emery, 1911e PDF: 72.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in rainforest, 2 times found in bosque alto, 1 times found in edge of second growth rainforest, 1 times found in savannah.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 5 times ground forager(s), 1 times forager on ground, 1 times ex rotten log.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times direct collection.

Elevations: collected from 170 - 700 meters, 370 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1954-09-23 and 2012-11-30

Type specimens: syntype: casent0009293; syntype of Pachycondyla flavicornis obscuricornis: casent0903883

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