Leptomyrmecini

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The tribe Leptomyrmecini belongs to the subfamily Dolichoderinae. For a list of genera contained within this tribe see Leptomyrmecini genera.


Tribe LEPTOMYRMECINI
Leptomyrmicini Emery, 1913a: 15. Type-genus: Leptomyrmex.
Taxonomic history
Leptomyrmicini as junior synonym of Dolichoderinae: Shattuck, 1992c: 5; Bolton, 1994: 26; Bolton, 2003: 19, 81.
Leptomyrmecini as tribe of Dolichoderinae: Emery, 1913a: 15; Wheeler, W.M. 1915d: 262 [Leptomyrmicii]; Forel, 1917: 247; Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 687; Wheeler, G.C. & Wheeler, J. 1985: 258 [Leptomyrmecini]; Dlussky & Fedoseeva, 1988: 78; Hölldobler & Wilson, 1990: 17; Ward, Brady, et al. 2010: 361.
Genera of Leptomyrmecini: Anillidris, Anonychomyrma, Azteca, Doleromyrma, Dorymyrmex, Forelius, Froggattella, Gracilidris, Iridomyrmex, Leptomyrmex, Linepithema, Nebothriomyrmex, Ochetellus, Papyrius, Philidris, Turneria.


Junior synonyms of LEPTOMYRMECINI


Anonychomyrmini Donisthorpe, 1947c: 588. Type-genus: Anonychomyrma.
Taxonomic history
Anonychomyrmini as tribe of Dolichoderinae: Donisthorpe, 1947c: 588.
Anonychomyrmini as junior synonym of Dolichoderinae: Shattuck, 1992c: 5; Bolton, 1994: 26; Bolton, 1995b: 9; Bolton, 2003: 19, 81.
Anonychomyrmini as junior synonym of Leptomyrmecini: Ward, Brady, et al. 2010: 361 [by implication because type-genus included in Leptomyrmecini].


Iridomyrmecini Dubovikov, 2005a: 91. Type-genus: Iridomyrmex.
Taxonomic history
Iridomyrmecini as tribe of Dolichoderinae: Dubovikov, 2005a: 91.
Iridomyrmecini as junior synonym of Leptomyrmecini: Ward, Brady, et al. 2010: 361 [by implication because type-genus included in Leptomyrmecini].


Iridomyrmecina Dubovikov, 2005a: 92. Type-genus: Iridomyrmex.
Taxonomic history
Iridomyrmecina as subtribe of Iridomyrmecini: Dubovikov, 2005a: 92.
Iridomyrmecina as junior synonym of Leptomyrmecini: Ward, Brady, et al. 2010: 361 [by implication because type-genus included in Leptomyrmecini].