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Genus: Dicroaspis   Emery, 1908 


Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

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 references
Arnold, 1917 PDF: 362 (diagnosis); Wheeler, 1922: 887 (catalogue); Emery, 1924f PDF: 225 (diagnosis, catalogue); Bolton, 1981a PDF: 56 (diagnosis, all species revision, key); Bolton, 1995a PDF: 1049 (census); Bolton, 1995b: 171 (catalogue).
// Distribution


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

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