Myrmicinae: key to genera couplet 10
Key: modified from Wheeler & Wheeler (1963), Hölldobler & Wilson (1990), Bolton (1994)
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Figure 81. Myrmicinae: Pogonomyrmex

Figure 82. Myrmicinae: Myrmica sculptilis Det. A. Francoeur 1997

10.Palp formula 5,3; psamophore (basket-like series of long, curved hairs arising on the ventral surfaces of the head and mandibles [Bolton 1994]) present (Fig. 81).
(collected in Kansas, North Dakota, and South Dakota)
    Palp formula 6,4; psamophore absent (Fig. 82). ...11.

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