Ponera attenuata Smith, 1858 an obsolete combination of Leptogenys attenuata (Smith, 1858)
Ponera attenuata Smith, 1858a: 91 (w.) SOUTH AFRICA. Afrotropic.
Primary type information: Type-material: lectotype worker (by designation of Bolton, 1975a: 274). Type-locality: lectotype South Africa: Cape of Good Hope (= cgH), no 1490 (Drège). Type-depository: OXUM. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 1 paralectotype worker. Paratype-locality: same as for lectotype. Paratype-depository: BMNH.