Attaichnus kuenzelii

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Attaichnus kuenzelii
Temporal range: Huayquerian, Late Miocene
Epecuen Formation, Salinas de Hidalgo, La Pampa Prov., Argentina
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Attaichnus
Species: A. kuenzelii
Binomial name
Attaichnus kuenzelii
Laza, 1982
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Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Epecuen Formation, Salinas de Hidalgo, La Pampa Prov., Argentina (Huayquerian, Late Miocene).

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • kuenzelii. †Attaichnus kuenzelii Laza, 1982: 112, figs. ARGENTINA (ichnospecies).

Description

References

  • Laza, J. H. 1982. Signos de actividad atribuibles a Atta (Myrmicidae, Hymenoptera) en el Mioceno de la provincia de La Pampa, Republica Argentina. Ameghiniana 19: 109-124 (page 112, figs. ichnospecies)