Brachyponera sorghi (Roger, 1863) junior synonym of current valid taxon Brachyponera sennaarensis (Mayr, 1862)
Ponera sorghi Roger, 1863a: 169 (w.) SUDAN. Afrotropic.
Primary type information: Type-material: holotype(?) worker. Type-locality: imprecise: “Afrika, vom weissen fluss, in den Saaman von Sorghum Durra”) (Gredler). Type-depository: MNHU. Type notes: 1) No indication of number of specimens is given. 2) Weissen fluss = White Nile? Mayr, 1863a: 450, merely says “Afrika”; Emery, 1911e: 84, has “Sudan”; Wheeler, 1922: 777, has “Anglo-Egyptian Sudan: Sennar”.
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