Related Overviews


'Cerapachyinae' can also refer to...


More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Zoology and Animal Sciences


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(suborder Apocrita, family Formicidae)

Subfamily of ants that are sometimes classified as a tribe within the subfamily Ponerinae. They possess spines on the pygidium and short, thick antennae; and they lack dorsal thoracic sutures. They are predators of other ant species. There are about 200 species, found in the tropics.

Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.