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Genus: Romblonella   Wheeler, 1935 


Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

10 species

Romblonella Wheeler, 1935a PDF: 5. Type-species: Romblonella grandinodis(junior synonym of Myrmica opaca), by original designation. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Genus Romblonella references
Chapman & Capco, 1951 PDF: 114 (Asia checklist); Smith, 1953a PDF: 76 (diagnosis, all species revision, key); Taylor, 1991da: 283 (review of genus, partial key); Bolton, 1995a PDF: 1052 (census); Bolton, 1995b: 381 (catalogue); Shattuck, 1999: 164 (Australia synopsis); General & Buenavente, 2015 PDF: 57 (Philippines species key); Cantone, 2017 PDF: 233 (brief male diagnosis)


   (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists)   Genus is native to: Australasia, Indomalaya, Oceania bioregions (based on species list records).

Australasia Region: Australia, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands
Indomalaya Region: Borneo, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines
Oceania Region: Fiji, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau

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