Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)
Extant: 19 valid species
Emery, 1924f PDF
: 329 (diagnosis, catalogue); Taylor & Brown, 1985
: 63 (Australia catalogue); Taylor, 1987a PDF
: 26 (Australia checklist); Bolton, 1994
: 105 (synoptic classification); Bolton, 1995a PDF
: 1049 (census); Bolton, 1995b
: 188 (catalogue); Shattuck, 1999
: 134 (Australia synopsis); Bolton, 1999 PDF
: 1678, 1681 (morphology, diagnosis, review of genus, phylogeny); Shattuck, 2000
: 53 (diagnosis, all species revision, key); Heterick, 2009 PDF
: 149 (south-western Australia species key).
Taxon Page Images:
worker foraging on a Eucalyptus trunk. Peebinga Conservation Park, South Australia.
Image © Alex Wild
Distribution: Geographic regions
(According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists): Oceania: Australia Biogeographic regions
(According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists): Australasia Native biogeographic regions
(according to species list records): Australasia
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