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Species: Pseudoneoponera rufipes   (Jerdon, 1851) 

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Pseudoneoponera rufipes ceylonensis

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Ponera rufipes Jerdon, 1851 PDF: 119 (w.) INDIA. Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Pachycondyla: Smith, 1858a PDF: 106.
Combination in Bothroponera: Mayr, 1867a PDF: 83; Wheeler, 1919f PDF: 55.
Combination in Pachycondyla: Brown, in Bolton, 1995b: 309.
See also: Bingham, 1903 PDF: 96.
Current subspecies: nominal plus P. r. ceylonensis.

Taxon Page Images:

Western Ghats, Kerala. photo Dr Kalesh Sadasivan

// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: China, India, Nepal
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in 2nd Generation Rubber plantation.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Random coll. Winkler sifting.

Elevations: collected from 600 - 620 meters, 610 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1908-08-01 and 2013-06-14

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