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Species: Pseudoneoponera tridentata   (Smith, 1858) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Extant: 2 valid subspecies

Pachycondyla tridentata Smith, 1858a PDF: 106 (w.) BORNEO (East Malaysia: Sarawak). Indomalaya. Primary type information: Type-material: 3 syntype workers. Type-locality: Malaysia: Borneo, Sarawak, “SAR.”, and “Borneo. 57/36” (no collector’s name). Type-depositories: BMNH, OXUM. Type notes: The OXUM syntype, labelled only “SAR.” has been remounted in the past by cutting short the large pin through the mesosoma, and driving it through a piece of card. In the 2 BMNH syntypes the original pins are the only ones present. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[Misspelled as tridens by Santschi, 1928h PDF: 124.]
Combination in Ponera: Roger, 1860 PDF: 287.
Combination in Bothroponera: Mayr, 1872 PDF: 149; Wheeler, 1919f PDF: 55.
Combination in Pachycondyla: Brown, 1995a: 311.
Junior synonym of Pseudoneoponera rufipes: Mayr, 1863a PDF: 450.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Borneo, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in limestone cave, 1 times found in litter, rainforest, 1 times found in rainforest, 1 times found in wet forest.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times search, 1 times pitfall.

Elevations: collected from 173 - 1219 meters, 380 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 2008-08-20 00:00:00.0 and 2014-08-03 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: syntype of Pachycondyla tridentata: casent0901365, casent0902481

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