Probolomyrmecini

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Probolomyrmecini
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Proceratiinae
Tribe: Probolomyrmecini
Perrault, 2000
Type genus
Probolomyrmex
Diversity
1 genera
30 species

Identification

List of Genera

Extant Genera

Probolomyrmex

Fossil Genera

No fossil genera within tribe.

Nomenclature

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

  • PROBOLOMYRMECINI [tribe of Proceratiinae]
    • Probolomyrmicinae Perrault, 2000: 271. Type-genus: Probolomyrmex Mayr, 1901b: 2.

Taxonomic History

  • Probolomyrmecini as subfamily of Formicidae: Perrault, 2000: 271 [Probolomyrmicinae].
  • Probolomyrmecini as tribe of Proceratiinae: Bolton, 2003: 49, 180.

References