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Prenolepis

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Formicidae

Taxonomy
Prenolepis was named by Mayr (1861). It is extant.

It was assigned to Prenolepidini by Wheeler (1915); to Formicidae by Carpenter (1992); to Plagiolepidini by Bolton (2003) and Bolton (2012); and to Lasiini by Ward et al. (2016).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1861Prenolepis Mayr p. 26
1915Prenolepis Wheeler
1992Prenolepis Carpenter
2003Prenolepis Bolton p. 23
2012Prenolepis Bolton
2016Prenolepis Ward et al. p. 347

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
RankNameAuthor
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
orderHymenoptera
UnicalcaridaSchulmeister et al. 2002
suborderVespina()
suborderApocritaGerstaecker 1867
Aculeata()
superfamilyVespoidea
familyFormicidae()
subfamilyFormicinae
tribeLasiiniAshmead 1905
genusPrenolepisMayr 1861

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available