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Genus: Ecphorella   Forel, 1909 


Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Extant: 1 valid species

Ecphorella Forel, 1909b PDF: 65 [as subgenus of Tapinoma]. Type-species: Tapinoma wellmani, by monotypy. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Ecphorella in Dolichoderinae, Tapinomini: Emery, 1913a PDF: 42; Forel, 1917 PDF: 248; all subsequent authors except those below; then Ward et al., 2010 PDF: 361.
Ecphorella as genus: Brown, 1973b PDF: 169 [provisional genus]; Shattuck, 1992c PDF: 85; Bolton, 1994: 26; Bolton, 2003 PDF: 87.
Genus Ecphorella references
Wheeler, 1922: 925 (catalogue); Shattuck, 1992c PDF: 85 (diagnosis, review of genus); Shattuck, 1994 PDF: 90 (catalogue); Bolton, 1995a PDF: 1049 (census); Bolton, 1995b: 186 (catalogue).
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Angola
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
  Native biogeographic regions (according to species list records):

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