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Subfamily: Agroecomyrmecinae   Carpenter, 1930 


Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2017)

Extant: 2 tribes, 2 genera, 2 species

Fossil: 2 genera, 3 species

Agroecomyrmicini Carpenter, 1930 PDF: 34. Type-genus: Agroecomyrmex. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Agroecomyrmecinae as myrmicomorph subfamily of Formicidae: Bolton, 2003 PDF: 51, 181.
Tribes of Agroecomyrmecinae: Agroecomyrmecini, Ankylomyrmini.
Subfamily references
Brown & Kempf, 1968 PDF: 184 (diagnosis, revision of tribe); Bolton, 1994: 105 (synoptic classification); Bolton, 2003 PDF: 51, 181 (diagnosis, synopsis); Brady, Schultz, Fisher & Ward, 2006 PDF: 18173 (phylogeny); Moreau, Bell, Vila, Archibald & Pierce, 2006 PDF: 102 (phylogeny); Baroni Urbani & De Andrade, 2007 PDF: 75 (classification); Ward, 2007A PDF: 555 (classification); Keller, 2011 PDF: 1 (morphology, phylogeny); Ward, Brady, Fisher & Schultz, 2015 PDF: 65 (phylogeny, reclassification); Boudinot, 2015 PDF: 46 (all sex diagnosis); Fisher & Bolton, 2016: 38 (worker diagnosis)


Afrotropical Region: Cameroon, Central African Republic, Gabon, Ghana, Ogooue-Maritime, Prefecture Sangha-Mbaéré
Neotropical Region: Alajuela, Brazil, Chiapas, Colombia, Comayagua, Costa Rica, Cusco, Ecuador, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Heredia, Honduras, Huánuco, Jinotega, La Libertad, Limón, Magdalena, Matagalpa, Nicaragua, Olancho, Para, Peru, Petén, Pichincha, Puntarenas, Retalhuleu, Santo Domingo, Suchitepéquez, Tocantins

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