Iridomyrmex bogdassarovi

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Iridomyrmex bogdassarovi
Temporal range: Eocene Belarus amber, near Kobryn, Belarus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dolichoderinae
Genus: Ctenobethylus
Species: Iridomyrmex bogdassarovi
Nazaraw, Bagdasaraw & Uriew, 1994

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Ctenobethylus goepperti.


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

  • bogdassarovi. †Iridomyrmex bogdassarovi Nazaraú (= Nazarov), in Nazaraú, Bahdasaraú & Uriew, 1994: 106, fig. 2 (w.) BELARUS [in amber].
    • Combination in †Ctenobethylus: Dlussky & Perkovsky, 2002: 5.
    • Combination in Liometopum: Heterick & Shattuck, 2011: 171 (error?).
    • Junior synonym of †goepperti: Dlussky & Perkovsky, 2002: 5.