Myopias cribriceps

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Myopias cribriceps
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Myopias
Species: M. cribriceps
Binomial name
Myopias cribriceps
Emery, 1901

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Indo-Australian Region: Indonesia, New Guinea (type locality).

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The above specimen data are provided by AntWeb. Please see Myopias cribriceps for further details




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

  • cribriceps. Myopias cribriceps Emery, 1901h: 156 (w.q.) NEW GUINEA. Wheeler, G.C. & Wheeler, J. 1976a: 59 (l.).



  • Emery, C. 1901k. Formicidarum species novae vel minus cognitae in collectione Musaei Nationalis Hungarici, quas in Nova-Guinea, colonia germanica, collegit L. Biró. Publicatio tertia. Természetr. Füz. 25: 152-160 (page 156, worker, queen described)
  • Wheeler, G. C.; Wheeler, J. 1976a. Supplementary studies on ant larvae: Ponerinae. Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 102: 41-64 (page 59, larva described)