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Genus: Oxyopomyrmex   André, 1881 


Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Extant: 12 valid species

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

Taxonomic history

Oxyopomyrmex in Myrmicinae, Pheidolini: Emery, 1914e: 40; Forel, 1917 PDF: 241; Emery, 1921c: 75 [subtribe Stenammini]; Wheeler, 1922: 661; all subsequent authors.
Genus Oxyopomyrmex references
André, 1883b: 379 (Europe & Algeria species); Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 108 (catalogue); Emery, 1921c: 75 (diagnosis, catalogue); Bernard, 1967a PDF: 155 (diagnosis); Kugler, 1979b PDF: 258 (sting structure); Bolton, 1994: 106 (synoptic classification); Bolton, 1995a PDF: 1051 (census); Bolton, 1995b: 302 (catalogue); Salata & Borowiec, 2015 PDF (diagnosis, species revision, species keys based on workers, gynes, and males); Cantone, 2017 PDF: 224 (brief male diagnosis)


   (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists)   Genus is native to: Palearctic bioregion (based on species list records).

Afrotropical Region: Tanzania
Palearctic Region: Cyprus, France, Greece, Israel, Italy, Macaronesia, Morocco, Spain, Tunisia

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