|The Ants of
SUBFAMILY MYRMICINAE - Genus Quadristruma
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In Tribe DACETINI. Diagnostic Features - Antennae 4-segmented; antennal scrobes present. Mandibles elongate, linear and strongly curved; preapical armament a single, long spiniform tooth; apical armament a fork of two teeth. Head with orbicular hairs. Eyes very small.
Brown's (1949b) genus description is at .
Only two known species, one from New Guinea, and the tramp species Quadristruma emmae.
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