Furcisutura

AntWiki - Where Ant Biologists Share Their Knowledge
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Furcisutura
Temporal range: Ypresian, Early Eocene
Fushun amber, Liaoning, China
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Genus: Furcisutura
Hong, 2002
Type species
Furcisutura wanghuacunensis
Diversity
1 fossil species
(Species Checklist)

Identification

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • FURCISUTURA [incertae sedis in Ponerinae]
    • Furcisutura Hong, 2002: 530. Type-species: †Furcisutura wanghuacunensis, by original designation.

References

  • Hong, Y.-C. 2002. Amber insects of China. Beijing Scientific and Technological Publishing House/Henan Scientific and Technological Publishing House, Beijing, in 2 vols. (page 530, Furcisutura as genus)