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|name = ''Melophorus omniparens''
 
|name = ''Melophorus omniparens''
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|classification_status = junior synonym of ''[[Melophorus wheeleri]]''
 
|regnum = [[Animal]]ia
 
|regnum = [[Animal]]ia
 
|phylum = [[Arthropod]]a
 
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|tribus = [[Melophorini]]
 
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|genus = ''[[Melophorus]]''
 
|genus = ''[[Melophorus]]''
|species = '''''M. omniparens'''''
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|species = '''''Melophorus omniparens'''''
|binomial = ''Melophorus omniparens''
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|species_authority = Forel, 1915
|binomial_authority = Forel, 1915
 
 
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==Identification==
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This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of ''[[Melophorus wheeleri]]''.
 
 
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==Distribution==
 
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===Distribution based on [[:Category:Regional Taxon List|Regional Taxon Lists]]===
 
'''[[:Category:Australasian Region|Australasian Region]]''': [[Australia]] {{SmallFont|([[type locality]])}}.<br />
 
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==Biology==
 
 
 
==Castes==
 
 
 
 
==Nomenclature==
 
==Nomenclature==
 
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{{Nomenclature}}
*''<span style='color:red;font-weight:bold;'>omniparens.</span> Melophorus omniparens'' Forel, 1915b: 85 (w.) AUSTRALIA. Combination in ''M''. ''(Erimelophorus''): Wheeler, W.M. 1935c: 71.
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*''omniparens. Melophorus omniparens'' Forel, 1915b: 85 (w.) AUSTRALIA.
 
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**Combination in ''M''. (''Erimelophorus''): Wheeler, W.M. 1935c: 71.
===Type Material===
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**Status as species: Emery, 1925b: 12; Taylor & Brown, 1985: 124; Bolton, 1995b: 250.
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**Junior synonym of ''wheeleri'': Heterick, et al. 2017: 368.
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|material=worker(s)
 
|locality=Alice River, Queensland
 
|country=Australia
 
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===Description===
 
  
 
==References==
 
==References==
 
*Forel, A. 1915b.  Results of Dr. E. Mjöbergs Swedish Scientific Expeditions to Australia 1910-13. 2. Ameisen. Ark. Zool. 9(1 16: 1-119 (page 85, worker described)
 
*Forel, A. 1915b.  Results of Dr. E. Mjöbergs Swedish Scientific Expeditions to Australia 1910-13. 2. Ameisen. Ark. Zool. 9(1 16: 1-119 (page 85, worker described)
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*[[Media:Heterick, B.E., Castalanelli, M., Shattuck, S.L. 2017. Revision of the ant genus Melophorus.pdf|Heterick, B.E., Castalanelli, M., Shattuck, S.O. 2017. Revision of the ant genus ''Melophorus'' (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). ZooKeys 700, 1–420 (doi: 10.3897/zookeys.700.11784).]]
 
*Wheeler, W. M. 1935c.  Myrmecological notes. Psyche (Camb.) 42: 68-72 (page 71, Combination in M. (Erimelophorus))
 
*Wheeler, W. M. 1935c.  Myrmecological notes. Psyche (Camb.) 42: 68-72 (page 71, Combination in M. (Erimelophorus))
===Additional References===
 
  
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[[category:Invalid species of Formicidae]][[category:Invalid species of Formicinae]][[category:Invalid species of Melophorini]][[category:Invalid species of Melophorus]]
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Latest revision as of 22:48, 11 November 2017

Melophorus omniparens
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Melophorus wheeleri)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Melophorini
Genus: Melophorus
Species: Melophorus omniparens
Forel, 1915

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Melophorus wheeleri.

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • omniparens. Melophorus omniparens Forel, 1915b: 85 (w.) AUSTRALIA.
    • Combination in M. (Erimelophorus): Wheeler, W.M. 1935c: 71.
    • Status as species: Emery, 1925b: 12; Taylor & Brown, 1985: 124; Bolton, 1995b: 250.
    • Junior synonym of wheeleri: Heterick, et al. 2017: 368.

References