The Ants of Africa
Genus Hypoponera
Hypoponera nivariana (Santschi)

Hypoponera nivariana (Santschi)

return to key {link to the Hymenoptera Name Server} Type location Canary Islands (Ponera nivariana n. sp., Santschi, 1908: 518, worker; Bolton & Fisher, 2011: 76); Teneriffe, Bajamon, 19.ix.1898, Cabrera & Diaz .

Santschi's (1908b) description is at {original description}.

Bolton & Fisher's re-description can be found in
Curiously, they do not list the worker shown below. It, however, does match theri description and size ranges.

Hypoponera nivarianaThe photomontage of a worker is collated from

2013 - Brian Taylor CBiol FSB FRES
11, Grazingfield, Wilford, Nottingham, NG11 7FN, U.K.