Aphaenogaster phalangium Emery, 1890 valid
Aphaenogaster phalangium Emery, 1890c: 47, pl. 5, figs. 6, 7 (w.) COSTA RICA. Neotropic.
Primary type information: Primary type material: lectotype worker (by designation of Longino & Cover, 2004: 10). Primary type locality: lectotype Costa Rica: Alajuela, 1889 (A. Alfaro). Primary type depository: MSNG. Type notes: The original syntype male was misidentified; it is now determined as Aphaenogaster araneoides and excluded from the type-series (Longino & Cover, 2004: 10).