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Scientific classification (junior synonym of Crematogastrini)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Calyptomyrmecini
Dlussky & Fedoseeva, 1988
Type genus

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


The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • CALYPTOMYRMECINI [junior synonym of Crematogastrini]
    • Calyptomyrmecini Dlussky & Fedoseeva, 1988: 80. Type-genus: Calyptomyrmex Emery, 1887b: 471.

Taxonomic History

  • Calyptomyrmecini as tribe of Myrmicinae: Dlussky & Fedoseeva, 1988: 80.
  • Calyptomyrmecini as junior synonym of Stenammini: Bolton, 1994: 106.
  • Calyptomyrmecini as junior synonym of Crematogastrini: Ward, et al. 2015: 77.