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Scientific classification (junior synonym of Attini)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Lenomyrmecini
Bolton, 2003
Type genus

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


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

  • LENOMYRMECINI [junior synonym of Attini]
    • Lenomyrmecini Bolton, 2003: 64, 236. Type-genus: Lenomyrmex Fernández & Palacio, 1999: 8.

Taxonomic History

  • Lenomyrmecini as tribe of Myrmicinae: Bolton, 2003: 64, 236.
  • Lenomyrmecini as junior synonym of Attini: Ward, et al. 2015: 77.