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Genus: Simopone


Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2014)

38 species

Simopone Forel, 1891c PDF: 139. Type-species: Simopone grandidieri, by monotypy. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Genus Simopone references
Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF}: 17 (catalogue); Emery, 1911e PDF: 15 (diagnosis, catalogue); Arnold, 1915: 20 (diagnosis); Wheeler, 1922: 757, 1005 (Afrotropical, Malagasy catalogues); Chapman & Capco, 1951 PDF: 25 (Asia checklist); Brown, 1975 PDF}: 35 (diagnosis, Afrotropical species key); Radchenko, 1993c PDF: 47 (Indo-Australian species key); Bolton, 1995a PDF: 1052 (census); Bolton, 1995b: 383 (catalogue); Bolton & Fisher, 2012 PDF: 15, 17; 42, 70. (diagnosis, all species revision; Afrotropical workers, queens keys; Malagasy workers, males keys, respectively).

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