Aphaenogaster avita

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Aphaenogaster avita
Temporal range: Middle Miocene
Chôjaburu, Iki Island, Japan
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Stenammini
Genus: Aphaenogaster
Species: A. avita
Binomial name
Aphaenogaster avita
Fujiyama, 1970

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Japan (Miocene).

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • avita. †Aphaenogaster (Deromyrma) avita Fujiyama, 1970: 67, pl. 15, figs. 2, 3 (q.) JAPAN (Miocene).

Description

References

  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 68, catalogue)