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Genus: Machomyrma   Forel, 1895 


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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Machomyrma Forel, 1895g PDF: 425 [as subgenus of Liomyrmex]. Type-species: Liomyrmex dispar, by monotypy. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Machomyrma in Myrmicinae, Pheidolini: Emery, 1914e PDF: 40; Forel, 1917 PDF: 241; Emery, 1921c PDF: 76 [subtribe Stenammini]; Wheeler, 1922: 661; subsequent authors to Hölldobler & Wilson, 1990: 16, except the following.
Machomyrma in Myrmicinae, Pheidologetini: Bolton, 1994: 106 [Pheidologetonini].
Machomyrma as subgenus of Liomyrmex: Forel, 1895g PDF: 425.
Machomyrma as genus: Emery, 1896e PDF: 184; Wheeler, 1910a PDF: 139; Emery, 1914e PDF: 40; Forel, 1917 PDF: 241; Emery, 1921c PDF: 76; Wheeler, 1922: 661; all subsequent authors.
Genus Machomyrma references
Emery, 1921c PDF: 76 (diagnosis, catalogue); Taylor & Brown, 1985: 65 (Australia catalogue); Bolton, 1995a PDF: 1050 (census); Bolton, 1995b: 248 (catalogue); Shattuck, 1999: 139 (Australia synopsis).


  Geographic regions: Not found on any curated Geolocale/Taxon lists.

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