Formica annosa

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Formica annosa
Temporal range: Lutetian, Middle Eocene
Kishenehn Formation shale, Montana, United States
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Formicini
Genus: Formica
Species: F. annosa
Binomial name
Formica annosa
LaPolla & Greenwlalt, 2015

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from the Coal Creek Member, Kishenehn Formation shale, northwestern Montana, USA.

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • annosa. †Formica annosa LaPolla & Greenwlalt, 2015: 168, figs. 7, 15d (m.) USA (Eocene).

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