Prionomyrmecini

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Prionomyrmecini
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmeciinae
Tribe: Prionomyrmecini
Wheeler, 1915
Type genus
Prionomyrmex
Diversity
1 genera
1 species
1 fossil genera
3 fossil species
Synonyms

Identification

List of Genera

Extant Genera

Nothomyrmecia

Fossil Genera

Prionomyrmex

Nomenclature

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

  • PRIONOMYRMECINI [tribe of Myrmeciinae]
    • Prionomyrmicini Wheeler, W.M. 1915h: 25. Type-genus: †Prionomyrmex Mayr, 1868b: 77.

Taxonomic History

  • Prionomyrmecini as tribe of Ponerinae: Wheeler, W.M. 1915h: 25 [Prionomyrmicini].
  • Prionomyrmecini as subfamily of Formicidae: Baroni Urbani, 2000: 479 [Prionomyrmecinae]; Baroni Urbani, 2005: 590 [Prionomyrmecinae].
  • Prionomyrmecini as tribe of Myrmeciinae: Brown, 1954e: 22 [Prionomyrmicini]; Baroni Urbani, et al. 1992: 303; Bolton, 1994; 73 [Prionomyrmecini]; Bolton, 1995b: 15; Ward & Brady, 2003: 377; Bolton, 2003: 30, 132.

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