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Species: Hypoponera foeda   (Forel, 1893) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Ponera foeda Forel, 1893j PDF: 364 (w.q.) ST VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES (St Vincent I.). Neotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: syntype workers (number not stated), 1 syntype queen. Type-locality: St Vincent & the Grenadines: St Vincent I., 41h, and 41i (H.H. Smith). [Note: 41h and 41i = “leeward side; various localities below 1000 ft, x.”] Type-depository: MHNG. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Combination in Hypoponera: Kempf, 1972b PDF: 122
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Brazil, Mexico, Panama, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in wet mountain forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times litter.

Collect Date Range: collected on 1995-06-12 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: syntype of Hypoponera foeda: casent0902570; syntype of Ponera foeda: mhngento00094395, mhngento00094407

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