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Genus: Terataner   Emery, 1912 


Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

12 species

Terataner Emery, 1912b PDF: 103 . Type-species: Atopomyrmex foreli, by original designation. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Genus Terataner references
Wheeler, 1922: 885, 1028 (Afrotropical, Malagasy catalogues); Emery, 1924f: 241 (diagnosis, catalogue); Arnold, 1952b PDF: 129 (review of genus); Kugler, 1979b PDF: 260 (sting structure); Bolton, 1981b PDF: 288 (diagnosis, review of genus); Bolton, 1981b PDF: 290 (Afrotropical species revision, key); Bolton, 1981b PDF: 297 (Malagasy species review, key); Bolton, 1995a PDF: 1053 (census); Bolton, 1995b: 403 (catalogue).

Taxon Page Images:

Splitting open a twig reveals Terataner elegans nest. Kibale forest, Uganda.
Image © Alex Wild.

Taxon Page Author History

On 2013-08-26 07:12:43 Zach Lieberman modified Images
On 2013-08-26 07:12:07 Zach Lieberman modified Images

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