Archaeopone taylori

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Archaeopone taylori
Temporal range: Turonian, Cretaceous
Kzyl-Zhar, Kazakhstan
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Uncertain
Genus: Archaeopone
Species: A. taylori
Binomial name
Archaeopone taylori
Dlussky, 1983

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Russia (Cretaceous). Is known from Kzyl-Zhar and the Ola Formation.

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • taylori. †Archaeopone taylori Dlussky, 1983: 72, fig. 6 (m.) RUSSIA (Cretaceous).

Description

References

  • Dlussky, G. M. 1983. A new family of Upper Cretaceous Hymenoptera: an "intermediate link" between the ants and the scolioids. Paleontol. Zh. 1983(3 3: 65-78 (page 72, fig. 6 male described)