Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)
Extant: 16 valid species
Taylor & Brown, 1985
: 59 (Australia catalogue); Taylor, 1987a PDF
: 22 (Australia checklist); Bolton, 1995a PDF
: 1048 (census); Bolton, 1995b
: 146 (catalogue); Shattuck, 1999
: 130 (Australia synopsis); Bolton, 1999 PDF
: 1678, 1679 (morphology, diagnosis, review of genus, phylogeny); Shattuck, 2000
: 31 (diagnosis, all species revision, key); Heterick, 2009 PDF
: 145 (south-western Australia species key).
(According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists) Genus is native to: Australasia bioregion (based on species list records).Australasia Region: Australia
, Papua New Guinea
, Solomon Islands
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