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Genus: Xenomyrmex   Forel, 1885 


Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

4 species, 1 subspecies

Xenomyrmex Forel, 1885a PDF: 369. Type-species: Xenomyrmex stollii, by monotypy. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Genus Xenomyrmex references
Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 64 (catalogue); Emery, 1922c PDF: 188 (diagnosis, catalogue); Wheeler, 1931a: 129 (diagnosis, all species key); Creighton, 1957c PDF: 6 (all species key); Ettershank, 1966 PDF: 150 (diagnosis, review of genus, checklist); Smith, 1979: 1384 (North America catalogue); Bolton, 1995a PDF: 1053 (census); Bolton, 1995b: 424 (catalogue); Cantone, 2017 PDF: 250 (brief male diagnosis)

Taxon Page Images:

Xenomyrmex floridanus, Archbold Biological Station, Florida, USA.
Image © Alex Wild.


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

Nearctic Region: United States
Neotropical Region: Bahamas, Brazil, Costa Rica, Cuba, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Peru

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

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