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Myrmecolax  Westwood, 1861
Taxonomic Serial No.: 955164

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Parastylops Meijere, 1908
    Afrostylus J. Fox and R. Fox, 1964
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2014   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderStrepsiptera Kirby, 1813 – parasitic insects, twisted-winged parasites, estrepsítero, twisted-wing parasites, strepsipterans  
                                  SuborderStylopidia Kinzelbach, 1969  
                                     FamilyMyrmecolacidae Saunders, 1872  
                                        GenusMyrmecolax Westwood, 1861  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Myrmecolax arcuatus Lu and Liu, 2014  
                                           Species Myrmecolax bifurcatus Kathirithamby, 1993  
                                           Species Myrmecolax blickenstaffi J. Fox, 1967  
                                           Species Myrmecolax borgmeieri Hofeneder, 1949  
                                           Species Myrmecolax chantaneeae Kifune and Hirashima, 1979  
                                           Species Myrmecolax congoensis Silvestri, 1939  
                                           Species Myrmecolax culionensis Bohart, 1951  
                                           Species Myrmecolax danielssoni Kathirithamby, 1994  
                                           Species Myrmecolax flagellatus (de Meijere, 1908)  
                                           Species Myrmecolax furcatus Bohart, 1951  
                                           Species Myrmecolax genitalis Kifune and Hirashima, 1989  
                                           Species Myrmecolax glaesi Kinzelbach, 1983  
                                           Species Myrmecolax incautus Oliveira and Kogan, 1959  
                                           Species Myrmecolax kpelle J. Fox, 1967  
                                           Species Myrmecolax leleupi Pasteels, 1956  
                                           Species Myrmecolax liberiensis J. Fox, 1967  
                                           Species Myrmecolax longipalpis Kogan and Oliveira, 1964  
                                           Species Myrmecolax longipes Luna de Carvalho, 1972  
                                           Species Myrmecolax lunai (J. Fox and R. Fox, 1964)  
                                           Species Myrmecolax lundensis Luna de Carvalho, 1959  
                                           Species Myrmecolax malayensis Kathirithamby, 1993  
                                           Species Myrmecolax mano J. Fox, 1967  
                                           Species Myrmecolax myrmecinus Kifune, 1987  
                                           Species Myrmecolax nietneri Westwood, 1861  
                                           Species Myrmecolax odontognathus Kogan and Oliveira, 1964  
                                           Species Myrmecolax oglobini Luna de Carvalho, 1973  
                                           Species Myrmecolax pachygnathus Lu and Liu, 2014  
                                           Species Myrmecolax parvus J. Fox, 1967  
                                           Species Myrmecolax philippinensis Bohart, 1941  
                                           Species Myrmecolax pierci (Chattopadhyay and Chaudhuri, 1980)  
                                           Species Myrmecolax plantipes (Chaudhuri in Chaudhuri et al., 1978)  
                                           Species Myrmecolax pseudolundensis Luna de Carvalho, 1959  
                                           Species Myrmecolax rossi Bohart, 1951  
                                           Species Myrmecolax trinidadensis (Günther, 1949)  
                                           Species Myrmecolax vadoni Paulian, 1959  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Fox, Jean Walker  
  Publication Date: 1967   
  Article/Chapter Title: Liberian Strepsiptera in the Smithsonian Collection with Descriptions of Seven New Myrmecolicidae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Proceedings of the United States National Museum, vol. 124, no. 3625   
  Page(s): 1-14   
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  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Myrmecolax   

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