Tapinomini

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The tribe Tapinomini belongs to the subfamily Dolichoderinae. For a list of genera contained within this tribe see Tapinomini genera, for species see Tapinomini species.


Tribe TAPINOMINI
Tapinomini Emery, 1913a: 17. Type-genus: Tapinoma.
Taxonomic history
Tapinomini as junior synonym of Dolichoderinae: Shattuck, 1992c: 5; Bolton, 1994: 26; Bolton, 1995b: 16; Bolton, 2003: 19.
Tapinomini as tribe of Dolichoderinae: Emery, 1913a: 17; Wheeler, W.M. 1915h: 86; Forel, 1917: 247; Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 688; subsequent authors to Dlussky & Fedoseeva, 1988: 77; Hölldobler & Wilson, 1990: 17; Jaffe, 1993: 9; Dubovikov, 2005a: 91; Ward, Brady, et al. 2010: 361.
Genera of Tapinomini: Aptinoma, Axinidris, *Ctenobethylus, Ecphorella, Liometopum, Tapinoma, Technomyrmex.


Junior synonyms of TAPINOMINI


Axinidrini Weber, 1941a: 193. Type-genus: Axinidris.
Taxonomic history
Axinidrini as tribe of Dolichoderinae: Weber, 1941a: 193; Dlussky & Fedoseeva, 1988: 78.
Axinidrini as junior synonym of Dolichoderinae: Shattuck, 1992c: 5; Bolton, 1994: 26; Bolton, 1995b: 9; Bolton, 2003: 19, 81.
Axinidrini as junior synonym of Tapinomini: Ward, Brady, et al. 2010: 361 [by implication, because type-genus included in Tapinomini].


Liometopini Dlussky & Fedoseeva, 1988: 77. Type-genus: Liometopum.
Taxonomic history
Liometopini as tribe of Dolichoderinae: Dlussky & Fedoseeva, 1988: 77.
Liometopini as junior synonym of Dolichoderinae: Shattuck, 1992c: 5; Bolton, 1994: 26; Bolton, 1995b: 12; Bolton, 2003: 19, 81.
Liometopini as junior synonym of Tapinomini: Ward, Brady, et al. 2010: 361 [by implication, because type-genus included in Tapinomini].