Rhytidoponera waipiata

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Rhytidoponera waipiata
Temporal range: Aquitanian, Early Miocene
Foulden Maar diatomite, New Zealand
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ectatomminae
Tribe: Ectatommini
Genus: Rhytidoponera
Species: R. waipiata
Binomial name
Rhytidoponera waipiata
Kaulfuss & Dlussky, 2015

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from New Zealand (early Miocene).

Biology

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Nomenclature

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

  • waipiata. †Rhytidoponera waipiata Kaulfuss & Dlussky, 2015: 1046, figs. 4.1–4.3 (q.) NEW ZEALAND (Foulden Maar Diatomite).

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