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Species: Hypoponera aliena   (Smith, 1858) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Ponera aliena Smith, 1858a PDF: 99 (w.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Brazil: “type. F.Sm.Coll. 79.22”, (no further data) (W. Swainson). Type-depository: BMNH. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[Misspelled as alinea by Borgmeier, 1923: 72.]
Combination in Hypoponera: Kempf, 1972b PDF: 121
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Brazil, Colombia, Panama, Peru
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Tropical rain forest, seasonally flooded reddish brown clay, 1 times found in tropical rainforest, tierra firme.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times reddish brown clay, 1 times litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times litter extraction, 1 times mini-winkler extraction.

Elevations: collected at 202 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1977-07-25 00:00:00.0 and 2012-07-28 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: type of Ponera aliena: focol0976, focol0977

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