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Genus: Blepharidatta   Wheeler, 1915 


Current Valid Name:

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Extant: 4 valid species

Blepharidatta Wheeler, 1915f PDF: 484. Type-species: Blepharidatta brasiliensis, by monotypy. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Blepharidatta incertae sedis in Myrmicinae: Kempf, 1975c PDF: 358; Jaffe, 1993: 12.
Blepharidatta as junior synonym of Ochetomyrmex: Brown, 1973b PDF: 179 [provisional].
Genus Blepharidatta references
Emery, 1924f PDF: 315 (diagnosis, catalogue); Kempf, 1972b PDF: 37 (catalogue); Kempf, 1975c PDF: 369 (review); Wheeler & Wheeler, 1991a PDF: 132 (review); Bolton, 1995a PDF: 1048 (census); Bolton, 1995b: 80; (catalogue).Brandão et al., 2015 PDF: 33 (diagnosis, review, catalogue, n.sp.); Cantone, 2017 PDF: 191 (brief male diagnosis); Fernández & Serna, 2019 PDF: 845 (Colombia species key)
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Venezuela
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
  Native biogeographic regions (according to species list records):

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