Overview

Brief Summary

Introduction

The Pheidolini have the following derived characters (Bolton 2003):
  • Promesonotum domed in profile
  • Mesonotum elongated posteriorly and its posterior portion sloped

Trusted

Article rating from 0 people

Default rating: 2.5 of 5

Wikipedia

Pheidolini

Pheidolini is a tribe of ants in the subfamily Myrmicinae.[1]

Appearance[edit]

The tribe of Pheidolini have a few distinguishing physical attributes: the promesonotum is domed, enlarged, and has a divided appearance. Also, the mesonotum is elongated posteriorly and the posterior portion is sloped.[2]

Genera[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bolton, B. (2014). "Pheidolini". An online catalog of the ants of the world. Retrieved 1 July 2014. 
  2. ^ Tree of Life Web Project. 2004. Pheidolini. Version 22 March 2004 (temporary).
Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike 3.0 (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Source: Wikipedia

Unreviewed

Article rating from 0 people

Default rating: 2.5 of 5

Disclaimer

EOL content is automatically assembled from many different content providers. As a result, from time to time you may find pages on EOL that are confusing.

To request an improvement, please leave a comment on the page. Thank you!