Tetraponera tessmanni (Stitz, 1910) valid
Sima tessmanni Stitz, 1910: 131, fig. 2 (w.) EQUATORIAL GUINEA. Afrotropic.
Primary type information: Syntypes: 1w, Alen (leg. Tessmann) (MHNG); 1w, Alen (leg. Tessmann) (NHMB); 1dq, 2w, Alen (leg. Tessmann) (ZMHB); 1w (MHNG): CASENT0907476; 1dq, 2w (ZMHB): FOCOL1166, FOCOL1167, FOCOL1168
  • Santschi, 1919h: 84 (q.); Wheeler, 1922b: 110 (m.); Wheeler, 1918c: 304 (l.); Wheeler & Wheeler, 1956: 391 (l.).
  • Combination in Tetraponera: Wheeler, 1918c: 303; in Viticicola: Wheeler, 1919k: 130; Wheeler, 1922b: 109; in Sima (Tetraponera): Emery, 1921c: 28; in Tetraponera: Ward, 1990: 489.
  • Placement in molecular phylogeny: Chomicki et al., 2015: Figure S1.
  • Senior synonym of Tetraponera tessmanni castanea: Brown, 1950g: 248.
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