Opisthopsis diademata

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Opisthopsis diademata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Opisthopsis
Species: O. diademata
Binomial name
Opisthopsis diademata
Wheeler, W.M., 1918

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Specimen Labels




Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Australasian Region: Australia (type locality).
Indo-Australian Region: New Guinea.

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Distribution based on specimens

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The above specimen data are provided by AntWeb. Please see Opisthopsis diademata for further details




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

  • diademata. Opisthopsis diadematus Wheeler, W.M. 1918d: 357, pl. 3, figs. 20, 21 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Current subspecies: nominal plus dubia.

Type Material



  • Wheeler, W. M. 1918d. The ants of the genus Opisthopsis Emery. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 62: 341-362 (page 357, pl. 2, figs. 20, 21 worker described)