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Species: Odontomachus kuroiwae   (Matsumura, 1912) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Myrtoteras kuroiwae Matsumura, 1912: 192, pl. 54, fig. 1 (w.) JAPAN (Okinawa I.). Palearctic. Primary type information: Type-material: lectotype worker (by designation of Yoshimura et al., 2007 PDF: 93). Type-locality: lectotype Japan: Okinawa, Ryukyu Is., 25.x.1907, no. 425 (K. Kuroiwa). Type-depository: SEHU. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 1 paralectotype worker. Paratype-locality: same as for lectotype. Paratype-depository: SEHU. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Lectotype designation: Yoshimura et al., 2007 PDF: 93.
Combination in Odontomachus: Creighton, 1939a PDF: 40.
Status as species: Matsumura & Uchida, 1926 PDF: 51; Yoshimura et al., 2007 PDF: 93 (redescription).
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Japan
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