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Genus Pseudomyrmex

ant - Pseudomyrmex gracilis Pseudomyrmex: Elongate Twig Ant - Pseudomyrmex gracilis Pseudomyrmex gracilis (Fabricius) - Pseudomyrmex gracilis Ant - Pseudomyrmex gracilis Odd ant - Pseudomyrmex gracilis Pseduomyrmex Queen - Pseudomyrmex ejectus - female Ant - Pseudomyrmex gracilis Ant on wall - Pseudomyrmex
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 Pseudomyrmecinae
Genus Pseudomyrmex
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Pseudomyrmex (Lund, 1831)
Condylodon Lund, 1831
Identification
"Worker: the antennae 12-segmented; mandibles with proximal tooth on basal margin; eyes large and elongate, more than one and a half times as long as wide. Other characters are the same as subfamily." 1
Remarks
"Most species of Pseudomyrmex nest in dead twigs or stems of woody plants. Some have become specialized inhabitants of live plant domatia, such as the acacia-ants that occupy swollen-thorn acacias." 1