Paraphaenogaster jurinei

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Paraphaenogaster jurinei
Temporal range: Burdigalian, Early Miocene
Radoboj, Croatia
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Stenammini
Genus: Paraphaenogaster
Species: P. jurinei
Binomial name
Paraphaenogaster jurinei
(Heer, 1849)
Synonyms

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Croatia (Miocene).

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • jurinei. †Myrmica jurinei Heer, 1849: 163, pl. 13, fig. 8 (q.) CROATIA (Miocene).
    • [Also described as new by Heer, 1850: 163.]
    • Unidentifiable taxon, incertae sedis in Myrmica: Radchenko, Dlussky & Elmes, 2007: 1494.
    • Combination in †Paraphaenogaster: Dlussky & Putyatina, 2014: 273.
    • Status as species: Mayr, 1867b: 59; Dalla Torre, 1893: 110; Handlirsch, 1907: 875; Bolton, 1995b: 280; Dlussky & Putyatina, 2014: 273 (redescription).
    • Senior synonym of †concinna: Dlussky & Putyatina, 2014: 273.
  • concinna. †Myrmica concinna Heer, 1867: 32, pl. 2, fig. 13 (caste?) CROATIA (Miocene).
    • Status as species: Dalla Torre, 1893: 109; Bolton, 1995b: 278.
    • Unidentifiable taxon, incertae sedis in Myrmica: Handlirsch, 1907: 875; Radchenko, Dlussky & Elmes, 2007: 1494.
    • Junior synonym of †jurinei: Dlussky & Putyatina, 2014: 271.

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