Dilobocondyla cataulacoidea

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Dilobocondyla cataulacoidea
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Dilobocondyla
Species: D. cataulacoidea
Binomial name
Dilobocondyla cataulacoidea
(Stitz, 1911)

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Keys including this Species


Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia.
Indo-Australian Region: New Guinea.

Distribution based on AntMaps


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The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • cataulacoidea. Podomyrma (Mesomyrma) cataulacoidea Stitz, 1911a: 364, figs. 10-12 (w.) NEW GUINEA. Combination in Dilobocondyla: Emery, 1912b: 102. Senior synonym of concolor: Taylor, 1991b: 601.
  • concolor. Dilobocondyla cataulacoidea var. concolor Viehmeyer, 1914b: 40 (w.) NEW GUINEA. Junior synonym of cataulacoidea: Taylor, 1991b: 601.

Type Material

  • Dilobocondyla catalaucoidea concolor Viehmeyer, 1914: Syntype, worker(s), Sattelberg (near Finschafen), Papua New Guinea.
  • Podomyrma (Mesomyrma) cataulacoidea Stitz, 1911: Syntype, worker(s), (as Kaiser-Wilhelmsland, New Guinea), Papua New Guinea.



  • Emery, C. 1912b. Études sur les Myrmicinae. [I-IV.]. Ann. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 56: 94-105 (page 102, Combination in Dilobocondyla)
  • Stitz, H. 1911a. Australische Ameisen. (Neu-Guinea und Salomons-Inseln, Festland, Neu-Seeland). Sitzungsber. Ges. Naturforsch. Freunde Berl. 1911: 351-381 (page 364, figs. 10-12 worker described)
  • Taylor, R. W. 1991b. Nomenclature and distribution of some Australasian ants of the Myrmicinae (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Mem. Qld. Mus. 30: 599-614 (page 601, Senior synonym of concolor)