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Original name/combination, Valid
Valid Subordinate Taxa
Taxon Status # of Records
Paraponera clavata Subsequent name/combination 5
Paraponera dieteri Original name/combination 0
Taxon Status # of Records
Formica clavata Original name/combination 5
Formica spini-noda Unavailable, other 5
Formica spininoda Unavailable, other 5
Ponera (Myrmecia) clavata Subsequent name/combination 5
Ponera clavata Subsequent name/combination 5
Taxon Status Relationship Type
Name Coden # of Specimens
Cleveland Museum of Natural History, OH CLEV 5
Title Author Publication Year Annotation
Catalogue of the hymenopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part VI. Formicidae. 1858-12-01 original description. Type: Formica clavata Fabricius, by monotypy
Synopsis and classification of Formicidae. 2003-02-01 systematic references, description, earliest appearance in fossil record
Cadre synoptique actuel de la faune universelle des fourmis. 1917-01-01 placed in tribe Paraponerini, section Taraxoponerinae, subfamily Ponerinae
A skeleton of a new arrangement of the families, subfamilies, tribes and genera of the ants, or the superfamily Formicoidea. 1905-08-01 placed in Poneridae, Pachycondylinae, Ectatommini
Biologia Centrali-Americana; or, contributions to the knowledge of the fauna and flora of Mexico and Central America. Insecta. Hymenoptera. Vol. III. (Formicidae.) 1899-01-01 species of Mexico and Central America
Myrmecologische Studien. 1862-02-01 keyed, description
Die Gattung Dorylus Fab. und die systematische Eintheilung der Formiciden. 1895-12-01 placed in subfamily Ponerini, tribe Ectatommii
Catalogus hymenopterorum hucusque descriptorum systematicus et synonymicus. Volumen VII: Formicidae (Heterogyna). 1893-02-01 catalog of world species
Reise der Oesterreichischen Fregatte Novara um die Erde in den Jahren 1857, 1858, 1859, unter den befehlen des Commodore B. von Wuellerstorf-Urbair. Zoologischer Theil. Formicidae. 1865-11-01 description
Formicidarum index synonymicus. 1863-02-01 catalog of world species
Verzeichniss der Formiciden-Gattungen und Arten. 1863-01-01 catalog of world species
A fauna das formigas do Brazil. 1895-12-01 catalog of species of Brazil
Clef analytique des genres de la famille des formicides, pour la détermination des neutres. 1896-12-01 keyed, treated as genus in subfamily Ponerinae
An analytical key to the genera of the family Formicidae, for the identification of the workers. (Translated by Willam Morton Wheeler.) 1902-06-01 keyed
Report upon the aculeate Hymenoptera of the islands of St. Vincent and Grenada, with additions to the parasitic Hymenoptera and a list of the described Hymenoptera of the West Indies. 1900-10-01 list of species of West Indies
Ants, their structure, development and behavior. 1910-01-01 placed in tribe Ectatommii, subfamily Ponerinae
Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Ponerinae. 1911-04-01 description, catalog of species
A list of the type species of the genera and subgenera of Formicidae. 1911-12-01 citation of type species
Catalogo systematico e synonymico das formigas do Brasil. 1a parte. Subfam. Dorylinae, Cerapachyinae, Ponerinae, Dolichoderinae. 1923-07-01 cataloged, catalog of species of Brazil
A list of the type-species of the genera and subgenera of Formicidae. 1943-07-01 citation of type species, placed in tribe Paraponerini, subfamily Ponerinae
The ant larvae of the subfamily Ponerinae - Part 1. 1952-12-01 description
The ant larvae of the subfamily Ponerinae. Part 2. 1952-12-01 keyed
Südamerikanische Ameisengattungen (Cerapachynae und Ponerinae). 1957-10-01 keyed, listed
Remarks on the internal phylogeny and subfamily classification of the family Formicidae. 1954-07-01 placed in tribe Ectatommini
Contributions toward a reclassification of the Formicidae. II. Tribe Ectatommini (Hymenoptera). 1958-08-01 description, keyed
Ant larvae of the subfamily Ponerinae: second supplement. 1971-12-01 keyed
Catalogo abreviado das formigas da Regiao Neotropical. 1972-02-01 catalog of species of Neotropical region
The ant larvae of the subfamily Ponerinae: supplement. 1964-12-01 keyed
Ant larvae: review and synthesis. 1976-12-01 keyed
Clave para la determinación de los géneros de hormigas neotropicales. 1984-07-01 keyed
A simplified conspectus of the Formicidae. 1985-12-01 placed in tribe Ectatommini of subfamily Ponerinae
A comparison of the Hylean and Congo-West African rain forest ant faunas. 1973-01-31 distribution
The ants. 1990-12-01 placed in tribe Ectatommini, subfamily Ponerinae, keyed
[The origin and early stages of evolution of ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).] 1988-04-01 placed in tribe Ectatommini, subfamily Ponerinae, distribution through geological time
A guide to the species identification of New World ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). 1989-02-01 published keys for species identification
Identification guide to the ant genera of the world. 1994-12-01 keyed, placed in tribe Amblyoponini, subfamily Ponerinae
Ants of the Dominican amber (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). 4. A giant ponerine in the genus Paraponera. 1986-12-01 description, fossil in Dominican amber
El mundo de las hormigas. 2004-12-01 keyed
Catalogue of fossil insect species described from Dominican amber (Miocene). 2005-05-01 catalog of species from Dominican amber
Special issue: List of Neotropical Ants. Número monográfico: Lista de las hormigas neotropicales 2004-12-01 list of species of Neotropical region
Claves para la identificación de subfamilias y géneros de hormigas de Antioquia y Chocó, Colombia. 2001-04-01 keyed
Subfamilia Ponerinae. 2003-11-30 description
Claves para las subfamilias y géneros. 2003-11-30 keyed
A revision of the giant Amazonian ants of the genus Dinoponera (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). 2013-03-01 keyed
A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). 2007-01-01 species of Paraguay
Subfamilia Paraponerinae 2008-05-01 description
Determiner(s) # of Records
Collecting Method # of Records
Malaise trap 1
none specified 4
M. Sharkey (Michael) [1], A. Meyer (Andrew) [2], B. Brown [3], S. E. Teraguchi (Sonja Edith) [4]