Key to Cryptomyrmex species

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This key is based on the information given in Fernández (2004)[1] and covers all the described species You may also be interested in: Cryptomyrmex

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  • Mesosoma smooth and shining, without conspicuous and long rugulae on the sides of the propodeum and mesosoma. The propodeal spines are approximately as long or slightly longer than their bases. . . . . . Cryptomyrmex longinodus
Cryptomyrmex longinodus casent0103517 profile 1.jpg
  • Mesosoma with conspicuous and long rugulae on the sides of the propodeum and mesosoma. The propodeal spines are longer than wide . . . . . Cryptomyrmex boltoni
Cryptomyrmex boltoni casent0235385 p 1 high.jpg

References

  1. Fernández, F. 2004b. Adelomyrmecini new tribe and Cryptomyrmex new genus of myrmicine ants. Sociobiology 44: 325-335. PDF