Pachycondyla minutansata

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Pachycondyla minutansata
Temporal range: Early Miocene
Shanwang, China
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Pachycondyla
Species: P. minutansata
Binomial name
Pachycondyla minutansata
(Zhang, J., 1989)

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from China (Miocene).

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • minutansata. †Euponera minutansata Zhang, 1989: 263, fig. 269 (q.) CHINA (Miocene). Combination in Pachycondyla: new combination (unpublished).

Description

References

  • Zhang, J. 1989. Fossil insects from Shanwang, Shandong, China. Jinan, China: Shandong Science and Technology Publishing House, 459 pp. (page 263, fig. 269 queen described)