Current View: All Antweb
Change View
Cite this page

Citing AntWeb

X

To cite this page, please use the following:

· For print: . Accessed

· For web:


Genus: Procryptocerus   Emery, 1887 

Classification:

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2016)

45 species

Procryptocerus Emery, 1887h: 470 (footnote) . Type-species: Meranoplus striatus, by subsequent designation of Wheeler, 1911g PDF: 171. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Procryptocerus in Myrmicinae, Cryptocerini: Forel, 1892d PDF: 345; Forel, 1893b PDF: 164; Forel, 1895b PDF: 132; Emery, 1895l PDF: 771; Forel, 1899B: 43; Wheeler, 1910a: 141; Emery, 1914e: 42; Forel, 1917 PDF: 246; Wheeler, 1922: 665; Emery, 1924f: 300; all subsequent authors to the entry below; Dlussky & Fedoseeva, 1988: 79 (anachronism).
Procryptocerus in Myrmicinae, Cephalotini: Kempf, 1951 PDF: 14; all subsequent authors except anachronism above.
Genus Procryptocerus references
Mayr, 1870a PDF: 413 (Colombia + Panama ({? = New Grenada}) species key (as Cataulacus)); Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 139 (catalogue); Emery, 1924f: 300 (diagnosis, catalogue); Kempf, 1951 PDF: 15 (diagnosis, all species revision, key); Kempf, 1972b PDF: 211 (Neotropical catalogue); Brandão, 1991 PDF: 373 (catalogue); Bolton, 1994: 105 (synoptic classification); Bolton, 1995a PDF: 1052 (census); Bolton, 1995b: 367 (catalogue); Longino & Snelling, 2002 PDF: 4 (Central America species key); Serna & MacKay, 2010 PDF: 7 (morphology); Serna, Bolton & Mackay, 2011 PDF: 67 (venation).

Taxon Page Images:



Procryptocerus mayri Venezuela.
Image © Alex Wild.

Distribution:


Indomalaya Region: Indonesia
Neotropical Region: Argentina, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso do Sul, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Venezuela


See something amiss? Send us an email.
Enlarge Map