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Genus: Myrmecorhynchus   André, 1896 


Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Extant: 3 valid species

Fossil: 1 valid species

Myrmecorhynchus André, 1896d PDF: 253. Type-species: Myrmecorhynchus emeryi, by monotypy. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Genus Myrmecorhynchus references
Wheeler, 1917f PDF: 15 (diagnosis, review of genus); Emery, 1925d PDF: 35 (diagnosis, catalogue); Taylor & Brown, 1985: 125 (Australia catalogue); Taylor, 1987a PDF: 47 (Australia checklist); Bolton, 1994: 50 (synoptic classification); Bolton, 1995a PDF: 1051 (census); Bolton, 1995b: 275 (catalogue); Shattuck, 1999: 97 (Australia synopsis); Shattuck, 2015 PDF: 283 (diagnosis, review of genus, species key); Cantone, 2017 PDF: 162 (brief male diagnosis)

Taxon Page Images:

Myrmecorhynchus sp. Wilson's Promontory National Park, Victoria, Australia.
Image © Alex Wild. // Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Oceania: Australia, New Zealand
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
  Native biogeographic regions (according to species list records):

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