Aphaenogastrini

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Aphaenogastrini
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Stenammini)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Aphaenogastrini
Enzmann, 1947
Type genus
Aphaenogaster

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

Nomenclature

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

  • APHAENOGASTRINI [junior synonym of Stenammini]
    • Aphaenogastrini Enzmann, J. 1947b: 147. Type-genus: Aphaenogaster Mayr, 1853b: 107.

Taxonomic History

  • Aphaenogastrini as tribe of Myrmicinae: Enzmann, J. 1947b: 147.
  • Aphaenogastrini as junior synonym of Pheidolini: Brown, 1949a: 48.
  • Aphaenogastrini as junior synonym of Stenammini: Ward, et al. 2015: 76.

References