Tapinoma

Smith, F., 1858, Catalogue of the hymenopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part VI. Formicidae., London: British Museum, pp. -1--1: 55

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8127

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scientific name

Tapinoma
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Genus 2. TAPINOMA  LSID  .

Formica  LSID  , pt., Latr. Hist. Nat. Fourm. 182 (1802).

Tapinoma  LSID  , Foerst. Hym. Stud. 43 (1850).

Ocelli obliterated in the workers, present in the males and females; the scale of the petiole flattened, decumbent, usually received into an impressed fovea at the base of the abdomen; the thorax deeply impressed between the meso- and metathorax, the latter obliquely truncated; wings as in the second division of Formica  LSID  .