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Subfamily Amblyoponinae - Dracula Ants

Stigmatomma pallipes - female Small Wasp - Stigmatomma pallipes - male Unknown Wingless Wasp? (Or Ant?) - Stigmatomma pallipes Unknown Wingless Wasp? (Or Ant?) - Stigmatomma pallipes Unknown Wingless Wasp? (Or Ant?) - Stigmatomma pallipes Unknown Wingless Wasp? (Or Ant?) - Stigmatomma pallipes Stigmatomma pallipes - female Stigmatomma pallipes - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon (Aculeata - Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps)
Superfamily Formicoidea (Ants)
Family Formicidae (Ants)
Subfamily Amblyoponinae (Dracula Ants)
Remarks
From Ant Web:
As newly defined by Bolton (2003), this ant subfamily (formerly considered a tribe within Ponerinae) is characterized by the following worker characters: eyes small or absent, situated behind midlength of side of head; anterior margin of clypeus with specialized dentiform setae; promesonotal suture flexible; petiole very broadly attached to abdominal segment 3 and without a distinct posterior face; postpetiole absent; sting present and well developed.
Print References
Bolton, B. 2003. Synopsis and classification of Formicidae. Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute 71: 1-370.
Internet References
classification designating Amblyoponinae as a subfamily of Formicidae (Alex Wild, myrmecos.net)