Stenammini

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Stenammini
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Stenammini
Ashmead, 1905
Type genus
Stenamma
Diversity
7 genera
511 species
1 fossil genera
19 fossil species
Synonyms

Identification

List of Genera

Extant Genera

AphaenogasterGoniommaMessorNovomessorOxyopomyrmexStenammaVeromessor

Fossil Genera

Paraphaenogaster

Nomenclature

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

  • STENAMMINI [tribe of Myrmicinae]
    • Stenammini Ashmead, 1905b: 383. Type-genus: Stenamma Westwood, 1839: 219.

Taxonomic History

  • Stenammini as subtribe of Pheidolini: Emery, 1921f: 52.
  • Stenammini as subtribe of Myrmicini: Emery, 1924d: 357.
  • Stenammini as tribe of Myrmicinae: Ashmead, 1905b: 383; Bolton, 1994: 106; Bolton, 2003: 58, 202.
  • Stenammini as senior synonym of Calyptomyrmecini and Proattini: Bolton, 1994: 106.
  • Stenammini as senior synonym of Aphaenogastrini: Ward, et al. 2015: 76.

Taxonomic References

Emery, 1921f: 52 (diagnosis, catalogue); Bolton, 1994: 106 (synoptic classification); Bolton, 1995a: 1042 (census); Bolton, 1995b: 16 (catalogue); Bolton, 2003: 58, 202 (diagnosis, synopsis); Fernández, 2003d: 325 (Neotropical genera); Xu, 2012b: 333 (genera key); Ward, et al. 2015: 67 (reclassification).

References