Armania capitata

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Armania capitata
Temporal range: Turonian, Cretaceous
Emanra Formation, Khetana River, Khabarovsk, Russian Federation
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Sphecomyrminae
Tribe: Sphecomyrmini
Genus: Armania
Species: A. capitata
Binomial name
Armania capitata
Dlussky, 1999

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Russia (Cretaceous).

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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.

  • capitata. †Armania capitata Dlussky, 1999a: 64, fig. 1 (q.) RUSSIA (Cretaceous).

Description

References

  • Dlussky, G. M. 1999a. The first find of the Formicoidea (Hymenoptera) in the lower Cretaceous of the northern hemisphere. Paleontol. Zh. 1999(3 3: 62-66 (page 64, fig. 1 queen described)