Oecophyllini

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Oecophyllini
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Oecophyllini
Emery, 1895
Type genus
Oecophylla
Diversity
1 genera
15 species
Synonyms

Identification

List of Genera

Extant Genera

Oecophylla

Fossil Genera

No fossil genera within tribe.

Nomenclature

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

  • OECOPHYLLINI [tribe of Formicinae]
    • Oecophyllii Emery, 1895j: 772. Type-genus: Oecophylla Smith, F. 1860b: 101.

Taxonomic History

  • Oecophyllini as tribe of Camponotinae: Emery, 1895j: 772 [Oecophyllii]; Ruzsky, 1905b: 110 [Oecophyllii]; Ashmead, 1905b: 384 [Oecophyllini]; Wheeler, W.M. 1910g: 143 [Oecophyllii]; Wheeler, W.M. 1915h: 100; Arnold, 1922: 608.
  • Oecophyllini as tribe of Formicinae: Wheeler, W.M. 1922a: 693; Emery, 1925b: 49; subsequent authors; Bolton, 2003: 25, 100; Ward, et al. 2016: 348.
  • Oecophyllini Emery as senior synonym of Oecophyllini Forel: Bolton, 1995b: 14.

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