Emeryopone buttelreepeni

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Emeryopone buttelreepeni
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Emeryopone
Species: E. buttelreepeni
Binomial name
Emeryopone buttelreepeni
Forel, 1912

Emeryopone buttelreepeni, worker, side,I GA1439.jpg

Emeryopone buttelreepeni, worker, top,I GA1450.jpg

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Borneo, Indonesia (type locality), Malaysia.
Oriental Region: Thailand.

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

  • buttelreepeni. Emeryopone buttelreepeni Forel, 1912m: 762 (w.) INDONESIA (Sumatra). [Also described as new by Forel, 1913k: 15.] Combination in Belonopelta: Baroni Urbani, 1975b: 303; in Emeryopone: Bolton, 1995b: 187.



  • Baroni Urbani, C. 1975b. Contributo alla conoscenza dei generi Belonopelta Mayr e Leiopelta gen. n. (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Mitt. Schweiz. Entomol. Ges. 48: 295-310 (page 303, Combination in Belonopelta)
  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 187, Combination in Emeryopone)
  • Forel, A. 1912n. Descriptions provisoires de genres, sous-genres, et espèces de Formicides des Indes orientales. Rev. Suisse Zool. 20: 761-774 (page 762, worker described)