Solenopsis alena

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Solenopsis alena
Temporal range: Early Oligocene
Kleinkems, Germany
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Solenopsidini
Genus: Solenopsis
Species: S. alena
Binomial name
Solenopsis alena
Özdikmen, 2010
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Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from France (Oligocene).

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • major. †Solenopsis major Théobald, 1937b: 201, pl. 4, fig. 16; pl. 14, fig. 4 (m.) FRANCE (Oligocene). [Junior primary homonym of major Forel, above.] Replacement name: †alena Özdikmen, 2010c: 992.
  • †alena. †Solenopsis alena Özdikmen, 2010c: 992. Replacement name for †major Théobald, 1937b: 201. [Junior primary homonym of major Forel, 1913l: 220.]

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