Lasiini

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Lasiini
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Lasiini
Ashmead, 1905
Type genus
Lasius
Diversity
10 genera
433 species
1 fossil genera
29 fossil species
Synonyms

List of Living Genera

List of Fossil Genera

Nomenclature

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

  • LASIINI [tribe of Formicinae]
    • Lasiini Ashmead, 1905b: 384. Type-genus: Lasius Fabricius, 1804: 415.

Taxonomic history

  • Lasiini as junior synonym of Formicini: Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 698; Wheeler, G.C. & Wheeler, J. 1970: 651; Wheeler, G.C. & Wheeler, J. 1985: 258; Hölldobler & Wilson, 1990: 18.
  • Lasiini as tribe of Formicinae: Ashmead, 1905b: 384; Emery, 1925b: 212; Karavaiev, 1936: 192; Dlussky & Fedoseeva, 1988: 77; Jaffe 1993: 12; Bolton, 1994: 50; Bolton, 2003: 21, 94; Ward, et al. 2016: 347.
  • Lasiini as senior synonym of Acanthomyopsini: Bolton, 1994: 50.
  • Lasiini as senior synonym of Prenolepidini: Ward, et al. 2016: 347

References

  • Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 940, 1037 (Afrotropical, Malagasy catalogues)
  • Emery, 1925b: 212 (diagnosis, genera key, catalogue)
  • Hölldobler & Wilson, 1990: 18 (synoptic classification)
  • Brandão, 1991: 393 (Neotropical synoptic classification)
  • Bolton, 1994: 50 (synoptic classification)
  • Bolton, 1995a: 1039 (census)
  • Bolton, 1995b: 12 (catalogue)
  • Bolton, 2003: 21, 94 (diagnosis, synopsis)
  • Ward, et al. 2016: 347 (synopsis)