Tetramoriini

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Tetramoriini
Tetramorium insolens casent0005828 profile 1.jpg
Tetramorium insolens worker
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Tetramoriini
Emery, 1895
Type genus
Tetramorium
Genera

See text

Tetramoriini is a tribe of ants in the subfamily Myrmicinae.

Species[edit]

Characteristics[edit]

The Tetramoriini has the following derived characters:[1]

  • Sting with a spatulate to pennant-shaped lamellate appendage that projects from the dorsum of the shaft
  • Male with second funicular segment of antenna an elongate fusion-segment

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