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Subfamily Dorylinae

red ants with eggs - Neivamyrmex nigrescens army ants Flagstaff AZ - Neivamyrmex opacithorax Ant - Neivamyrmex nigrescens More Male Legionary Ants? - Neivamyrmex - male Img 9265 - Labidus coecus HumanHabitation4 - Neivamyrmex texanus Neivamyrmex species near Austin, TX, USA - Neivamyrmex Neivamyrmex opacithorax - female
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 Dorylinae
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Cerapachyinae, Ecitoninae(1)
Works Cited
1.The rise of army ants and their relatives: diversification of specialized predatory doryline ants
Brady S.G., Fisher B.L., Schultz T.R., Ward P.S. 2014. BMC Evolutionary Biology 14:93, 14 pp.