Myrmicinae: key to genera couplet 4
Key: modified from Hölldobler & Wilson (1990), Bolton (1994)
Taxa remaining

Crematogaster
Formicoxenus*#
Harpagoxenus#
Leptothorax
Protomognathus#
Trachymyrmex*


Figure 62. Myrmicinae: Crematogaster cerasi

Figure 63. Myrmicinae: Leptothorax ambiguus

4.Postpetiole attached to the dorsal surface of first gastral segment (Fig. 62); petiole dorsoventrally flattened and without a node (Fig. 62); gaster in dorsal view roughly hert-shaped and capable of reflexion over the alitrunk.
(collected in all Midwestern states)
...Crematogaster
    Postpetiole attached to the anterior face of the first gastral segment (Fig. 63); petiole with a conspicuous node (Fig. 63); gaster in dorsal view not roughly heart-shaped, not capable of reflexion over the alitrunk. ...5.


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