Protonym: Rhytidoponera arborea
Authorship Ward, 1984: 153, figs. 41, 42, 47, 48
Forms w.
Biogeographic region Australasia
Locality NEW CALEDONIA.
Primary type information Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: New Caledonia: Col d’Amieu, 360 m., 21°36’S, 165°48’E, 20.ii.1977, acc. no. 2268, nest in cleft of rainforest tree (P.S. Ward). Type-depository: ANIC.
Secondary type information Paratype-material: paratype workers (number not stated, “a series”). Paratype-locality: same as for holotype. Paratype-depositories: ANIC, BMNH, BPBM, MCZC, MNHN, PSWC.
Taxa belonging to this protonym
Rhytidoponera arborea Species Valid Original combination