Amoimyrmex

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Amoimyrmex
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Amoimyrmex
Cristiano, Cardoso & Sandoval, 2020
Type species
Atta striata, now Amoimyrmex striatus
Diversity
3 species
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Evolutionary Relationships
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Based on Ward et al. (2014), Blaimer et al. (2018), Li et al. (2018) and Cristiano et al. (2020).


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Taxon Haploid Diploid Karyotype Locality Source Notes
Amoimyrmex striatus 22 20M + 2SM Brazil de Castro et al., 2020
Amoimyrmex striatus 11 22 20M+2SM Brazil Cristiano et al., 2013

Nomenclature

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

  • AMOIMYRMEX [Myrmicinae: Attini]
    • Amoimyrmex Cristiano, Cardoso & Sandoval, 2020: 647. Type-species: Atta striata, by original designation.

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