Gesomyrmex miegi

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Gesomyrmex miegi
Temporal range: Ypresian, Early Eocene Oise amber, France
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Gesomyrmecini
Genus: Gesomyrmex
Species: G. miegi
Binomial name
Gesomyrmex miegi
Théobald, 1937



This taxon was described from Oise amber, France (Ypresian, Early Eocene).



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

  • miegi. †Gesomyrmex miegi Théobald, 1937b: 211, pl. 14, figs. 22, 23 (q.m.) FRANCE (Oligocene). Unidentifiable taxon, incertae sedis in Formicidae: Dlussky, Wappler & Wedmann, 2009: 14.



  • Théobald, N. 1937b. Notes complémentaire sur les insectes fossiles oligocènes des gypses d'Aix-en-Provence. Bull. Mens. Soc. Sci. Nancy (n.s.5) 6: 157-178. (page 211, pl. 14, figs. 22, 23 queen, male described)