Fallomyrma

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Fallomyrma
Temporal range: Priabonian, Late Eocene Rovno amber, Ukraine
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Genus: Fallomyrma
Dlussky & Radchenko, 2006
Type species
Fallomyrma transversa
Diversity
4 fossil species
(Species Checklist, Species by Country)

Dlussky & Radchenko 2006-6 Fallomyrma transversa1.jpg

Dlussky & Radchenko 2006-6 Fallomyrma transversa2.jpg

Identification

Distribution

This taxon is known from Bitterfeld amber (Bartonian, Middle to Late Eocene), Danish-Scandinavian amber (Bartonian, Middle to Late Eocene), Rovno amber (Priabonian, Late Eocene).

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • FALLOMYRMA [Myrmicinae]
    • Fallomyrma Dlussky & Radchenko, 2006a: 154. Type-species: †Fallomyrma transversa, by original designation.

References