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Genus: Aphomomyrmex   Emery, 1899 


Current Valid Name:

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Extant: 1 valid species

Aphomomyrmex Emery, 1899d PDF: 493. Type-species: Aphomomyrmex afer, by subsequent designation of Wheeler, 1911g PDF: 159. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Aphomomyrmex in Formicinae, Dimorphomyrmecini: Emery, 1925d PDF: 44 [subtribe Brachymyrmecini]; Donisthorpe, 1943g: 624.
[Aphomyrmex Ashmead, 1905b PDF: 111, incorrect subsequent spelling.]
Genus Aphomomyrmex references
Arnold, 1920a PDF: 552 (South Africa species); Wheeler, 1922: 940 (Afrotropical catalogue); Emery, 1925d PDF: 44 (diagnosis, catalogue); Snelling, 1979b PDF: 3 (review of genus); Bolton, 1995a PDF: 1048 (census); Bolton, 1995b: 74 (catalogue); Cantone, 2017 PDF: 148 (brief male diagnosis)
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Cameroon, Gabon, Mozambique, South Africa
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
  Native biogeographic regions (according to species list records):

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