Ypresiomyrma

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Ypresiomyrma
Temporal range: 55–51 Ma
Early Ypresian – Early Eocene
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmeciinae (incertae sedis)
Genus: Ypresiomyrma
Archibald, Cover & Moreau, 2006
Type species
Ypresiomyrma orbiculata
Diversity
4 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.

  • YPRESIOMYRMA [incertae sedis in Myrmeciinae]
    • Ypresiomyrma Archibald, Cover & Moreau, 2006: 492. Type-species: †Ypresiomyrma orbiculata, by original designation.

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