Aphaenogaster donisthorpei

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Aphaenogaster donisthorpei
Temporal range: Late Eocene
Florissant, Colorado, United States
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Aphaenogaster
Species: A. donisthorpei
Binomial name
Aphaenogaster donisthorpei
Carpenter, 1930

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Florissant, Colorado, United States (Late Eocene).

Castes

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • donisthorpei. †Aphaenogaster donisthorpei Carpenter, 1930: 31, pl. 7, fig. 4 (q.) U.S.A. (Colorado, Florissant, Eocene).
    • Status as species: Burnham, 1979: 109; Bolton, 1995b: 69.

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 69, catalogue)