Tetraponera natalensis (Smith, 1858) valid
Pseudomyrma natalensis Smith, 1858a: 160 (q.) SOUTH AFRICA. Afrotropic.
Primary type information: Syntype: 1dq, "Pt. Natal"; CASENT0902819; BMNH
  • Emery, 1895i: 22 (w.); Emery, 1899f: 6 (l.); Wheeler & Wheeler, 1973d: 208 (l.).
  • Combination in Sima: Emery, 1892g: 237; in Tetraponera: Smith, 1877b: 69; Wheeler, 1922j: 798.
  • Junior synonym of Tetraponera capensis: Gerstäcker, 1871: 355.
  • Revived from synonymy: Smith, 1877b: 69.
  • Placement in molecular phylogeny: Chomicki et al., 2015: Figure S1.
  • See also: Arnold, 1916: 176.
  • Current subspecies: nominal plus T. n. cuitensis, T. n. obscurata, T. n. usambarensis.
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Extant: 3 valid subspecies

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