Ecitonini

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

Synopsis


Tribe ECITONINI
Ecitonii Forel, 1893a: 163. Type-genus: Eciton.
Taxonomic history
Ecitonini as tribe of Dorylinae: Forel, 1893a: 163 [Ecitonii]; Emery, 1895j: 765 [Ecitonii]; Forel, 1901a: 464 [Ecitonii]; Emery, 1901a: 36 [Ecitii]; Emery, 1904a: 116 [Ecitii]; Wheeler, W.M. 1910g: 138 [Ecitonii]; Emery, 1910b: 15 [Ecitini]; Arnold, 1915: 113 [Ecitini]; Forel, 1917: 240 [Ecitini]; Gallardo, 1920: 309 [Ecitini]; Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 633; Donisthorpe, 1943f: 618 [Ecitini]; Borgmeier, 1955: 77; Watkins, 1976: 6; Wheeler, G.C. & Wheeler, J. 1985: 256; Dlussky & Fedoseeva, 1988: 79.
Ecitonini as tribe of Ecitoninae: Ashmead, 1905b: 381; Ashmead, 1906: 24; Bolton, 1990c: 1357; Jaffe 1993: 12; Bolton, 1994: 39; all subsequent authors.
Genera of Ecitonini: Eciton, Labidus, Neivamyrmex, Nomamyrmex.