Archimyrmex wedmannae

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Archimyrmex wedmannae
Temporal range: Lutetian, Middle Eocene
Messel, Germany
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmeciinae
Genus: Archimyrmex
Species: A. wedmannae
Binomial name
Archimyrmex wedmannae
Dlussky, 2012

Archimyrmex wedmannae Smfmei2016 01.jpg



This taxon was described from Messel, Germany (Lutetian, Middle Eocene).



The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • wedmannae. †Archimyrmex wedmannae Dlussky, 2012: 289, fig. 1 (q.) GERMANY (Messel, Eocene).



  • Dlussky, G.M. 2012. New fossil ants of the subfamily Myrmeciinae from Germany. Paleontological Journal 46: 288-292. [Original Russian text in Paleontologicheskii Zhurnal 2012 (3): 65-69.]