Discothyrea maya

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Discothyrea maya
Temporal range: middle Miocene
Mexican amber, Chiapas, Mexico
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Proceratiinae
Tribe: Proceratiini
Genus: Discothyrea
Species: D. maya
Binomial name
Discothyrea maya
De Andrade, 1998

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Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Mexican amber.

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • maya. †Discothyrea maya De Andrade, 1998b: 209, figs. 4, 7 (m.) MEXICAN AMBER.

Description

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