ponerine

adjective
po·​ner·​ine | \ˈpōnəˌrīn, -rə̇n\

Definition of ponerine 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: of or related to the genus Ponera ponerine ants ponerine genera

ponerine

noun
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plural -s

Definition of ponerine (Entry 2 of 2)

: any of various ants of Ponera and closely related genera that are usually considered to constitute a subfamily of Formicidae

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History and Etymology for ponerine

Adjective

New Latin Ponera + English -ine

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