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Genus: Strongylognathus   Mayr, 1853 


Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Extant: 25 valid species, 1 valid subspecies

Strongylognathus Mayr, 1853e PDF: 389. Type-species: Eciton testaceum, by monotypy. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

[Replacement name for Myrmus Schenck, 1853b PDF: 188; junior homonym of Myrmus Hahn, 1832 PDF: 81 (Hemiptera).].
Strongylognathus in Poneridae, Myrmicidae: Smith, 1858a PDF: 134.
Strongylognathus in Myrmicidae, Myrmicidae: Emery, 1877b PDF: 81.
Strongylognathus in Myrmicinae: Mayr, 1855 PDF: 430 [Myrmicidae]; Mayr, 1865 PDF: 21 [Myrmicidae]; Emery & Forel, 1879a: 457 [Myrmicidae]; Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 129.
Genus Strongylognathus references
Smith, 1858a PDF: 134 (diagnosis); Mayr, 1863a PDF: 454 (catalogue); Mayr, 1865 PDF: 21 (diagnosis); Forel, 1874 PDF: 71 (Switzerland species key); André, 1883a: 281 (Europe & Algeria species key); Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 129 (catalogue); Forel, 1900h PDF: 278 (all species key); Ruzsky, 1905b: 541 (Russian Empire species key); Emery, 1909f PDF: 708 (Palaearctic species key); Emery, 1916a PDF: 199 (Italy species key); Bondroit, 1918 PDF: 110 (France & Belgium species key); Emery, 1924f PDF: 285 (diagnosis catalogue); Arnol'di, 1933a: 598 (Russia species key); Kratochvíl, 1941b PDF: 87 (Central Europe species key); Novák & Sadil, 1941 PDF: 87 (Central Europe species key); Bernard, 1967a PDF: 237 (Western Europe species key); Baroni Urbani, 1969b PDF: 157 (Western Europe Strongylognathus huberi group revision, key); Bolton, 1976 PDF: 304 (diagnosis, review of genus); Kutter, 1977c: 159 (Switzerland species key); Arnol'di & Dlussky, 1978: 545 (former European U.S.S.R. species key); Collingwood, 1978 PDF: 86 (Iberian Peninsula species key); Gösswald, 1985: 312 (Germany species key); Agosti & Collingwood, 1987b PDF: 278 (Balkans species key); Dlussky et al., 1990 PDF: 209 (Turkmenistan species key); Radchenko, 1991b PDF: 89 (former U.S.S.R. species key); Atanasov & Dlussky, 1992: 156 (Bulgaria species key); Arakelian, 1994 PDF: 68 (Armenia species key); Bolton, 1994: 106 (synoptic classification); Bolton, 1995a PDF: 1053 (census); Bolton, 1995b: 395 (catalogue); Wu & Wang, 1995a: 95 (China species key); Seifert, 1996B: 115 (Central Europe species key); Sanetra & Buschinger, 2000: 95 (phylogeny); Wei et al., 2001: 68 (China species key); Seifert, 2007: 115 (North and Central Europe species key); Cantone, 2017 PDF: 239 (brief male diagnosis); Radchenko et al., 2017 10.20362/am.009016 PDF: 11 (Chinese species key)


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

Palearctic Region: Afghanistan, Algeria, Belgium, Bulgaria, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Iran, Israel, Italy, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Russia, Spain, Switzerland, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Strongylognathus   Sanetra, M. & Guesten, R., 2001, The socially parasitic ant genus Strongylognathus Mayr in North Africa (Insecta: Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 20, pp. 1-20: 1-2, (download) 1-2 9683
Strongylognathus   Smith, F., 1858, Catalogue of the hymenopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part VI. Formicidae., London: British Museum, pp. -1--1: 134, (download) 134 8127
Strongylognathus   Paknia, O., Radchenko, A. & Pfeiffer, M., 2010, New records of ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) from Iran., Asian Myrmecology 3, pp. 29-38: 35, (download) 35 23045 GoogleMaps
Strongylognathus   Collingwood, C. A., 1979, The Formicidae (Hymenoptera) of Fennoscandia and Denmark., Fauna Entomologica Scandinavica 8, pp. 1-174: 80, (download) 80 6175

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