Brownimecia clavata

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Brownimecia clavata
Temporal range: Turonian, Late Cretaceous
Raritan (New Jersey) amber, New Jersey, United States
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Brownimeciinae
Genus: Brownimecia
Species: B. clavata
Binomial name
Brownimecia clavata
Grimaldi, Agosti & Carpenter, 1997

Grimaldi Agosti Carpenter 1997-22 Brownimeci clavata.jpg

Grimaldi Agosti Carpenter 1997-23 Fig.jpg

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from U.S.A.

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • clavata. †Brownimecia clavata Grimaldi, Agosti & Carpenter, 1997: 20, figs. 1e-f, 7-11 (w.) U.S.A. (Cretaceous). See also: Engel & Grimaldi, 2005: 12.

Description

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