Aphaenogaster archaica

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Aphaenogaster archaica
Temporal range: Late Oligocene
Rott, Westphalia, Germany
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Aphaenogaster
Species: A. archaica
Binomial name
Aphaenogaster archaica
(Meunier, 1915)

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Rott, Westphalia, Germany (Late Oligocene).

Castes

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • archaica. †Myrmica archaica Meunier, 1915: 212, pl. 22, fig. 2 (m.) GERMANY (Oligocene). Provisional combination in Aphaenogaster: Radchenko, Dlussky & Elmes, 2007: 1494.

Description

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