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Genus: Protanilla   Taylor, 1990 


Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2016)

9 species

Protanilla Taylor, 1990: 279 . Type-species: Protanilla rafflesi, by original designation. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Genus Protanilla references
Bolton, 1995bBolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. [1995-10] 122860: 369 (catalogue); Xu & Zhang, 2002Xu, Z.-H.; Zhang, J.-L. 2002. Two new species of the ant subfamily Leptanillinae from Yunnan, China (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Acta Zootaxonomica Sinica 27:139-144. [2002-01] PDF 132667: 140 (China species key); Xu, 2002AXu, Z.-H. 2002A. A systematic study on the ant subfamily Leptanillinae of China (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Acta Entomologica Sinica 45:115-120. [2002-02] PDF 132662: 118 (China species key) ; Borowiec, Schulz, Alpert & Ba?a?, 2011Borowiec, M. L.; Schulz, A.; Alpert, G. D.; Ba?a?, P. 2011. Discovery of the worker caste and descriptions of two new species of Anomalomyrma (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Leptanillinae) with unique abdominal morphology. Zootaxa 2810:1-14. [2011-04-06] PDF 132809: 10 (diagnosis); Xu, 2012c: 483 (all species key); Bharti H. & Akbar S. A., 2015Bharti H.; Akbar S. A. 2015. First record of genus Protanilla (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Leptanillinae) from India with description of a new species. Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology 18:573–576. PDF 142794: 575 (description, all species key)


Eurasian Region: China, Japan
Pacific Islands Region: Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore
South East Asia Region: Borneo, India, Sri Lanka, Taiwan

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