Cretomyrma unicornis

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Cretomyrma unicornis
Temporal range: Santonian, Late Cretaceous
Yantardakh, Siberia, Russia
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Sphecomyrminae
Tribe: Sphecomyrmini
Genus: Cretomyrma
Species: C. unicornis
Binomial name
Cretomyrma unicornis
Dlussky, 1975

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Russia (Cretaceous).

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • unicornis. †Cretomyrma unicornis Dlussky, 1975: 116, fig. 129 (w.) RUSSIA (Cretaceous).

Description

References

  • Dlussky, G. M. 1975a. Superfamily Formicoidea Latreille, 1802. Family Formicidae Latreille, 1802. Pp. 114-122 in: Rasnitsyn, A. P. (ed.) Hymenoptera Apocrita of Mesozoic. Tr. Paleontol. Inst. Akad. Nauk USSR 147:1-134. (page 116, fig. 129 worker described)