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Taxonomic History

Ponera nigrita subsp. chinensis Emery, 1895m: 460 (w.) CHINA. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Wheeler, 1921c PDF: 530 (q.); Ogata, 1987a PDF: 116 (m.); Wheeler & Wheeler, 1986c PDF: 88 (l.); Imai & Kubota, 1972 PDF: 194 (k., misspelled as Pachycondyla sinensis).
Combination in Euponera (Brachyponera): Emery, 1909d PDF: 367; in Brachyponera: Brown, 1958h: 22; in Pachycondyla: Brown, in Bolton, 1995b: 304.
Junior synonym of Pachycondyla solitaria Smith, 1874b PDF: 404 [Junior primary homonym of Pachycondyla solitaria Smith, 1860b PDF: 103.] and hence first available replacement name: Brown, 1958h: 22.
See also: MacKay & MacKay, 2010 PDF: 247.


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