Protopone primigena

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Protopone primigena
Temporal range: Thanetian, Paleocene
Sakhalin amber, Ukraine
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Genus: Protopone
Species: P. primigena
Binomial name
Protopone primigena
Dlussky, 1988

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Russia (Palaeocene).

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Distribution based on specimens

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • primigena. †Protopone primigena Dlussky, 1988: 53, fig. 2 (w.) RUSSIA (Palaeocene).

Description

References

  • Dlussky, G. M. 1988a. Ants of Sakhalin amber (Paleocene?) Paleontol. Zh. 1988(1 1: 50-61 (page 53, fig. 2 worker described)