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Genus: Myopopone   Roger, 1861 


Current Valid Name:

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Extant: 1 valid species

Fossil: 1 valid species

Myopopone Roger, 1861a PDF: 49. Type-species: Myopopone maculata, by subsequent designation of Bingham, 1903 PDF: 33. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Myopopone in Ponerinae: Mayr, 1862 PDF: 714 [Poneridae]; Mayr, 1865 PDF: 16 [Poneridae]; Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 15.
Myopopone in Ponerinae, Amblyoponini: Emery, 1895l PDF: 766; Emery, 1901b PDF: 34; Wheeler, 1910a PDF: 134; Emery, 1911e PDF: 26; Forel, 1917 PDF: 235; Wheeler, 1922: 641; all subsequent authors to the following.
Genus Myopopone references
Roger, 1863b PDF: 20 (catalogue); Mayr, 1865 PDF: 16 (diagnosis); Mayr, 1867a PDF: 90 (diagnosis); Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 15 (catalogue); Bingham, 1903 PDF: 33 (India, Sri Lanka & Burma species key); Emery, 1911e PDF: 26 (diagnosis, catalogue); Chapman & Capco, 1951 PDF: 22 (Asia checklist); Brown, 1960a: 170 (review of genus); Taylor & Brown, 1985: 35 (Australia catalogue); Bolton, 1995a PDF: 1050 (census); Bolton, 1995b: 270 (catalogue); Shattuck, 1999: 191 (Australia synopsis); Cantone, 2017 PDF: 104 (brief male diagnosis)
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Asia: Borneo, Brunei, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nicobar Island, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Vietnam
    Oceania: Australia, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Australasia, Indomalaya
  Native biogeographic regions (according to species list records):
    Australasia, Indomalaya

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