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Genus: Bondroitia   Forel, 1911 


Current Valid Name:

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Extant: 2 valid species

Bondroitia Forel, 1911e PDF: 300 (footnote) [as subgenus of Monomorium]. Type-species: Monomorium coecum, by monotypy. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[Bondroitia also described as new, but as subgenus of Diplomorium, by Forel, 1911f PDF: 398; discussion in Bolton, 1987 PDF: 275.]
[Type-species not Diplomorium lujae Forel, 1909, unjustified subsequent designation by Wheeler, 1911g PDF: 159.]
Bondroitia as subgenus of Monomorium: Forel, 1911e PDF: 300.
Bondroitia as junior synonym of Diplomorium: Ettershank, 1966 PDF: 98; Bolton, 1973a PDF: 351.
Genus Bondroitia references
Emery, 1922c PDF: 194 (Diplomorium (Bondroitia) diagnosis); Bolton, 1987 PDF: 275 (diagnosis, review of genus, all species); Bolton, 1995a PDF: 1048 (census); Fisher & Bolton, 2016: 214 (diagnosis); Cantone, 2017 PDF: 191 (brief male diagnosis).
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Angola, Democratic Republic of Congo, Mozambique, Niger, Zambia
    Europe: Switzerland
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical, Palearctic
  Native biogeographic regions (according to species list records):
    Afrotropical, Palearctic

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