Carebara bohemica

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Carebara bohemica
Temporal range: Late Burdigalian, Early Miocene
Mokrina (Krottensee), Czech Republic
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Carebara
Species: C. bohemica
Binomial name
Carebara bohemica
(Novak, O., 1878)



This taxon was described from Czechoslovakia (miocene).




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

  • bohemica. †Pheidologeton bohemicus Novak, O. 1878: 90, pl. 3, fig. 3 (m.?) CZECHOSLOVAKIA (Miocene). Combination in Aeromyrma: Dalla Torre, 1893: 78; in Oligomyrmex: Bolton, 1995b: 299; in Carebara: Fernández, 2004a: 235.



  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 299, Combination in Oligomyrmex)
  • Dalla Torre, K. W. von. 1893. Catalogus Hymenopterorum hucusque descriptorum systematicus et synonymicus. Vol. 7. Formicidae (Heterogyna). Leipzig: W. Engelmann, 289 pp. (page 78, Combination in Aeromyrma)
  • Fernández, F. 2004a. The American species of the myrmicine ant genus Carebara Westwood (Hymentoptera: Formicidae). Caldasia 26(1): 191-238 (page 235, Combination in Carebara)
  • Novák, O. 1877. Fauna der Cyprisschiefer des Egerer Tertiärbeckens. Sitzungsber. Kais. Akad. Wiss. Wien Math.-Naturwiss. Cl. Abt. I 76: 71-96 (page 90, pl. 3, fig. 3 male described)