Bothriomyrmecini

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Bothriomyrmecini
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dolichoderinae
Tribe: Bothriomyrmecini
Dubovikoff, 2005
Type genus
Bothriomyrmex
Diversity
5 genera
1 species

Identification

List of Genera

Extant Genera

ArnoldiusBothriomyrmexChronoxenusLoweriellaRavavy

Fossil Genera

No fossil genera within tribe.

Nomenclature

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

  • BOTHRIOMYRMECINI [tribe of Dolichoderinae]
    • Bothriomyrmecina Dubovikoff, 2005a: 92. Type-genus: Bothriomyrmex Emery, 1869c: 117.

Taxonomic History

  • Bothriomyrmecina as subtribe of Iridomyrmecini: Dubovikoff, 2005a: 92.
  • Bothriomyrmecini as tribe of Dolichoderinae: Ward, et al. 2010: 361.

References