Electroponera dubia

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Electroponera dubia
Temporal range: Bartonian, Middle to Late Eocene
Baltic amber, Baltic Sea region
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ectatomminae
Tribe: Ectatommini (incertae sedis)
Genus: Electroponera
Species: E. dubia
Binomial name
Electroponera dubia
Wheeler, W.M., 1915

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Baltic amber (Bartonian, Middle to Late Eocene).

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • dubia. †Electroponera dubia Wheeler, W.M. 1915h: 35, fig. 6 (w.) BALTIC AMBER (Eocene). See also: Dlussky, 2009: 1061.

Description

References

  • Wheeler, W. M. 1915i [1914]. The ants of the Baltic Amber. Schr. Phys.-Ökon. Ges. Königsb. 55: 1-142 (page 35, fig. 6 worker described)