Avitomyrmex

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Avitomyrmex
Temporal range: Ypresian, Early Eocene
McAbee, British Columbia, Canada
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmeciinae (incertae sedis)
Genus: Avitomyrmex
Archibald, Cover & Moreau, 2006
Type species
Avitomyrmex mastax
Diversity
3 fossil species
(Species Checklist)

Identification

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • AVITOMYRMEX [incertae sedis in Myrmeciinae]
    • Avitomyrmex Archibald, Cover & Moreau, 2006: 495. Type-species: †Avitomyrmex mastax, by original designation.

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