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  1. Ward P, Blaimer B, Fisher B. A revised phylogenetic classification of the ant subfamily Formicinae (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), with resurrection of the genera Colobopsis and Dinomyrmex. Zootaxa. 2016;4072:343-57 pubmed publisher
    ..Eleven tribes are recognized, all of which are strongly supported as monophyletic groups: Camponotini, Formicini, Gesomyrmecini, Gigantiopini, Lasiini (= Prenolepidii syn. n.), Melophorini (= Myrmecorhynchini syn...
  2. Wernegreen J. Ancient bacterial endosymbionts of insects: Genomes as sources of insight and springboards for inquiry. Exp Cell Res. 2017;358:427-432 pubmed publisher
    ..Examples from Blochmannia, the primary endosymbiont of the ant tribe Camponotini, illustrate the value and constraints of genome sequence data, and exemplify how genomes can serve as a ..
  3. Ramalho M, Bueno O, Moreau C. Species-specific signatures of the microbiome from Camponotus and Colobopsis ants across developmental stages. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0187461 pubmed publisher
    ..Among ants, these associations have been well studied in some genera of the Camponotini, but several questions remain regarding the generality of the previous findings across all the members of this ..