- Anergates atratulus
CharacteristicsThe Tetramoriini has the following derived characters (Bolton 2003):
- Sting with a spatulate to pennant-shaped lamellate appendage that projects from the dorsum of the shaft
- Male with second funicular segment of antenna an elongate fusion-segment
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