Lasius oblongus

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Lasius oblongus
Temporal range: Late Miocene Schossnitz (= Sosnica?), Silesia, Poland
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Lasiini
Genus: Lasius
Species: L. oblongus
Binomial name
Lasius oblongus
Assmann, 1870

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Schossnitz (= Sosnica?), Silesia, Poland (Late Miocene).

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • oblongus. †Lasius oblongus Assmann, 1870: 38, pl. 1, fig. 1 (wing) GERMANY (Miocene).

Description

References

  • Assmann, A. 1870. Beiträge zur Insekten-Fauna der Vorwelt. I. Beitrag. Die fossilen Insekten des tertiären (miocenen) Thonlagers von Schossnitz bei Kanth. Z. Entomol. (Breslau) (N.F.) 1: 33-58 (page 38, pl. 1, fig. 1 wing described)