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Genus: Oxyopomyrmex   André, 1881 


Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2016)

12 species

Oxyopomyrmex André, 1881c PDF: 72 . Type-species: Oxyopomyrmex oculatus, by monotypy. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Genus Oxyopomyrmex references
André, 1883bAndré, Ern. 1883b. Les fourmis. [concl.]. Pp. 345-404 in: André, Edm. 1883. 1881-1886. Species des Hyménoptères d'Europe et d'Algérie. Tome Deuxième. Beaune: Edmond André, 919 + 48 pp. [1883-04] 122254: 379 (Europe & Algeria species); Dalla Torre, 1893Dalla Torre, K. W. 1893. Catalogus Hymenopterorum hucusque descriptorum systematicus et synonymicus. Vol. 7. Formicidae (Heterogyna). Leipzig: W. Engelmann, 289 pp. [1893] PDF 124002: 108 (catalogue); Emery, 1921cEmery, C. 1921c. Hymenoptera. Fam. Formicidae. Subfam. Myrmicinae. [part]. Genera Insectorum 174A:1-94 + 7 plates. [1921-06-01] 124749: 75 (diagnosis, catalogue); Bernard, 1967aBernard, F. 1967a ("1968"). Faune de l'Europe et du Bassin Méditerranéen. 3. Les fourmis (Hymenoptera Formicidae) d'Europe occidentale et septentrionale. Paris: Masson, 411 pp. [1967-11] PDF 122660: 155 (diagnosis); Kugler, 1979bKugler, C. 1979b ("1978"). Further studies of the myrmicine sting apparatus: Eutetramorium, Oxyopomyrmex, and Terataner (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Psyche (Cambridge) 85:255-263. [1979-04-24] PDF 126569: 258 (sting structure); Bolton, 1994Bolton, B. 1994. Identification guide to the ant genera of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 222 pp. [1994-07-25] 122834: 106 (synoptic classification); Bolton, 1995aBolton, B. 1995a. A taxonomic and zoogeographical census of the extant ant taxa (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Journal of Natural History 29:1037-1056. [1995-08] PDF 122859: 1051 (census); Bolton, 1995bBolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. [1995-10] 122860: 302 (catalogue); Salata & Borowiec, 2015Salata, S.; Borowiec, L. 2015. A taxonomic revision of the genus Oxyopomyrmex André, 1881 (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Zootaxa 4025(1):1-66. PDF 142839 (diagnosis, species revision, species keys based on workers, gynes, and males).


African Region: Macaronesia, Tanzania
Eurasian Region: Alicante, Crete, Cyprus, France, Gibraltar, Greece, Iran, Israel, Italy, Malta, Morocco, Portugal, Saudi Arabia, Spain, Tunisia, Turkey

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