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Genus: Dicroaspis   Emery, 1908 


Current Valid Name:

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Extant: 2 valid species

Dicroaspis Emery, 1908c PDF: 184. Type-species: Dicroaspis cryptocera, by monotypy. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Dicroaspis as junior synonym of Calyptomyrmex: Brown, 1973b PDF: 180 [provisional].
Genus Dicroaspis catalogues
Genus Dicroaspis references
Arnold, 1917 PDF: 362 (diagnosis); Emery, 1924f PDF: 225 (diagnosis); Bolton, 1981a PDF: 56 (diagnosis, all species revision, key); Bolton, 1995a PDF: 1049 (census); Fisher & Bolton, 2016: 260 (diagnosis).
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Cameroon, Central African Republic, Comoros, Democratic Republic of Congo, Gabon, Ivory Coast, Tanzania
    Asia: Yemen
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical, Malagasy, Palearctic
  Native biogeographic regions (according to species list records):
    Afrotropical, Malagasy

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