Pseudomyrmecinae

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Pseudomyrmecinae
Pseudomyrmex gracilis casent0103874 profile 1.jpg
Pseudomyrmex gracilis (elongate twig ant) worker
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Suborder: Apocrita
Superfamily: Vespoidea
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Pseudomyrmecinae
Smith, 1952
Tribe: Pseudomyrmecini
Smith, 1952
Type genus
Pseudomyrmex
Lund, 1831

Pseudomyrmecinae is a small subfamily of ants containing only three genera of slender, large-eyed arboreal ants, predominantly tropical or subtropical in distribution.[1]

Systematics[edit]

See also[edit]

  • Condylodon, genus excluded from Pseudomyrmecinae, currently of uncertain placement in the family Formicidae

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Subfamily: Pseudomyrmecinae". antweb.org. AntWeb. Retrieved 21 September 2013. 

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