Acromyrmex (subgenus)

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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Acromyrmex
Subgenus: Acromyrmex
Mayr, 1865
Type species
Formica hystrix, now Acromyrmex hystrix
0 species

This is the nominal subgenus of Acromyrmex. Please see Acromyrmex for further information.


The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • ACROMYRMEX [Myrmicinae: Attini]
    • Acromyrmex Mayr, 1865: 83 [as subgenus of Atta]. Type-species: Formica hystrix, by monotypy.