Myrmicinae: key to genera couplet 14
Key: modified from Wheeler & Wheeler (1963), Hölldobler & Wilson (1990), Bolton (1994)
Taxa remaining

Aphaenogaster
Leptothorax
Messor*#
Monomorium
Pheidole
Stenamma


Figure 93. Myrmicinae: Monomorium minimum

Figure 94. Myrmicinae: Aphaenogaster tennesseensis

14.Propodeum unarmed (Fig. 93); masticatory margin of mandibles with 3 or 4 teeth or denticles.
(collected in all Midwestern states)
...Monomorium
   Propodeum armed with teeth or spines (Fig. 94); masticatory margin of mandibles usually with 5 or more teeth. ...15.


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