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Species: Paraparatrechina opaca   (Emery, 1887) 

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See Also:

Paraparatrechina opaca_cf, Paraparatrechina opaca metallescens

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Prenolepis clandestina var. opaca Emery, 1887a PDF: 243 (w.) INDONESIA (Java). Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Paraparatrechina (Nylanderia): Emery, 1914f PDF: 422; in Paratrechina (Nylanderia): Emery, 1925d PDF: 220; in Paraparatrechina: LaPolla et al., 2010A PDF: 128.
Raised to species: Emery, 1900: 698.
Current subspecies: nominal plus Paraparatrechina opaca metallescens.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Indonesia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Type specimens: syntype of Paraparatrechina opaca: casent0905665

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