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Genus: Xymmer   Santschi, 1914 


Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Extant: 2 valid species

Xymmer Santschi, 1914d PDF: 311 [as subgenus of Stigmatomma]. Type-species: Stigmatomma muticum, by monotypy. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Xymmer as genus: Wheeler, 1922: 641 (in key).
Xymmer as subgenus of Amblyopone: Clark, 1934b PDF: 27.
Xymmer as junior synonym of Stigmatomma: Brown, 1949c PDF: 87.
Xymmer as junior synonym of Amblyopone: Brown, 1960a: 155.
Xymmer revived from synonymy and reinstated as genus: Yoshimura & Fisher, 2012 doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0033325 PDF: 19.
Genus Xymmer references
Cantone, 2017 PDF: 108 (brief male diagnosis)


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Cameroon, Central African Republic, Gabon, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Mozambique, Nigeria, Uganda
    Asia: Vietnam
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical, Indomalaya, Malagasy
  Native biogeographic regions (according to species list records):
    Afrotropical, Indomalaya, Malagasy

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