Formica cockerelli

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Formica cockerelli
Temporal range: Late Eocene
Florissant, Colorado, United States
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Formicini
Genus: Formica
Species: F. cockerelli
Binomial name
Formica cockerelli
Carpenter, 1930

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from the United States.

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • cockerelli. †Formica cockerelli Carpenter, 1930: 57, pl. 4, fig. 3 (q.m.) U.S.A. (Oligocene).

Description

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