Chimaeromyrma brachycephala

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Chimaeromyrma brachycephala
Temporal range: Thanetian, Paleocene
Sakhalin amber, Ukraine
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Chimaeromyrma
Species: C. brachycephala
Binomial name
Chimaeromyrma brachycephala
Dlussky, 1988

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Russia (Paleocene).

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • brachycephala. †Chimaeromyrma brachycephala Dlussky, 1988: 60, fig. 5 (w.) RUSSIA (Paleocene).

Description

References

  • Dlussky, G. M. 1988a. Ants of Sakhalin amber (Paleocene?) Paleontol. Zh. 1988(1 1: 50-61 (page 60, fig. 5 worker described)