Fallomyrma transversa

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Fallomyrma transversa
Temporal range: Priabonian, Late Eocene
Rovno amber, Ukraine
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Genus: Fallomyrma
Species: F. transversa
Binomial name
Fallomyrma transversa
Dlussky & Radchenko, 2006

Dlussky & Radchenko 2006-6 Fallomyrma transversa1.jpg

Dlussky & Radchenko 2006-6 Fallomyrma transversa2.jpg

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Rovno amber (Priabonian, Late Eocene) and is also known from Bitterfeld amber (Bartonian, Middle to Late Eocene) and Danish-Scandinavian amber (Bartonian, Middle to Late Eocene) (Perkovsky, 2016).

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • transversa. †Fallomyrma transversa Dlussky & Radchenko, 2006a: 156, figs. 1-6 UKRAINE (Rovno Amber).

Description

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