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CharacteristicsThe Anomalomyrmini are characterized by the following derived characters (Bolton 2003):
- Mandible with bizarre armament
- Median portion of clypeus a trapezoidal plate, sharply marginate laterally
- Metapleural gland bulla longitudinal, extending anteriorly below propodeal spiracle
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- First online 21 October 2004
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