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Subfamily: †Sphecomyrminae   Wilson & Brown, 1967 


Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2017)


Fossil: 2 tribes, 9 genera, 18 species

†Sphecomyrminae Wilson & Brown, 1967: 6. Type-genus: Sphecomyrma. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Tribes (extinct) of †Sphecomyrminae: †Haidomyrmecini, †Sphecomyrmini.
Subfamily and tribes references
Bolton, 2003 PDF: 74, 260 (diagnoses, comments, synopsis).
Genera references
Barden & Grimaldi, 2014 PDF: 18 (key to Sphecomyrmodes = Gerontoformica workers); Perrichot, Wang & Engel, 2016 10.1016/j.cub.2016.03.075 PDF: Supplemental Information (key to Haidomyrmecini genera)


(based on species list records)
Indomalaya Region: Asia, Kachin, Myanmar, South-Eastern Asia
Nearctic Region: Alberta, Canada, New Jersey, North America, United States
Neotropical Region: Americas
Palearctic Region: Eastern Europe, Europe, France, Krasnoyarskiy, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, Russia, Western Europe

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