Gnamptogenys casca

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Gnamptogenys casca
Temporal range: Burdigalian, Early Miocene
Dominican amber, Dominican Republic
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ectatomminae
Tribe: Ectatommini
Genus: Gnamptogenys
Species: G. casca
Binomial name
Gnamptogenys casca
Lattke, 2002

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Dominican amber, Dominican Republic (Burdigalian, Early Miocene).

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • casca. †Gnamptogenys casca Lattke, 2002: 138, fig. 3 (w.) DOMINICAN AMBER.

Description

References

  • Lattke, J. E. 2002. Nuevas especies de Gnamptogenys Roger, 1863 de América (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Ponerinae). Entomotropica 17: 135-144 (page 138, Fig. 3 worker described)