Anochetus

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Anochetus
Temporal range: Burdigalian - Recent
Anochetus faurei sam-hym-c005349a dorsal 1.jpg
Anochetus faurei worker
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Anochetus
Mayr, 1861
Type species
Odontomachus ghilianii[1]
Diversity[2]
122 species
Synonyms

Myrmapatetes Wheeler, 1929
Stenomyrmex Mayr, 1862

Anochetus is a genus of carnivorous ants found in the tropics and subtropics throughout the world.[3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Genus: Anochetus". antweb.org. AntWeb. Retrieved 11 October 2013. 
  2. ^ Bolton, B. (2014). "Anochetus". AntCat. Retrieved 22 July 2014. 
  3. ^ Schmidt, C. A; Shattuck, S. O. (2014). "The Higher Classification of the Ant Subfamily Ponerinae (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), with a Review of Ponerine Ecology and Behavior". Zootaxa 3817 (1): 1–242. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3817.1.1. 
  4. ^ a b c d e f De Andrade, M. L. (1994). "Fossil Odontomachiti Ants from the Dominican Republic (Amber Collection Stuttgart: Hymenoptera, Formicidae. VII: Odontomachiti)". Stuttgarter Beiträge zur Naturkunde. Serie B (Geologie und Paläontologie) 199: 1–28. 
  5. ^ MacKay, W. P. (1991). "Anochetus brevidentatus, new species, a second fossil Odontomachiti ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)". Journal of the New York Entomological Society 99: 138–140. 
  6. ^ Baroni Urbani, C. (1980). "Anochetus corayi n. sp., the first fossil Odontomachiti ant. (Amber Collection Stuttgart: Hymenoptera, Formicidae. II: Odontomachiti)". Stuttgarter Beiträge zur Naturkunde. Serie B (Geologie und Paläontologie) 55: 1–6. 

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