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Ponerites crawleyi

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Formicidae

Taxonomy
Euponera (Mesoponera) crawleyi was named by Donisthorpe (1920). Its type specimen is BMNH I.8675, an exoskeleton, and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Bembridge Marls (Brodie coll), which is in a Priabonian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal lime mudstone in the Bouldnor Formation of the United Kingdom.

It was recombined as Pachycondyla crawleyi by Bolton (2012); it was recombined as Ponerites crawleyi by Dlussky and Perfilieva (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1920Euponera (Mesoponera) crawleyi Donisthorpe p. 85 figs. Pl 5, fig 3
2012Pachycondyla crawleyi Bolton
2014Ponerites crawleyi Dlussky and Perfilieva p. 427 figs. Pl 22, fig 1; text-fig 79A-E

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
RankNameAuthor
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
orderHymenoptera
UnicalcaridaSchulmeister et al. 2002
suborderVespina()
suborderApocritaGerstaecker 1867
Aculeata()
superfamilyVespoidea
familyFormicidae()
subfamilyPonerinaeLepeletier de Saint-Fargeau 1835
tribePoneriniForel 1895
genusPonerites
speciescrawleyi()

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available