Cananeuretus

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Cananeuretus
Temporal range: Campanian, Late Cretaceous Foremost Formation amber, Alberta, Canada
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Aneuretinae
Tribe: uncertain
Genus: Cananeuretus
Engel & Grimaldi, 2005
Type species
Cananeuretus occidentalis
Diversity
1 fossil species
(Species Checklist, Species by Country)

Identification

Distribution

This taxon is known from Foremost Formation amber, Alberta, Canada (Campanian, Late Cretaceous).

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • CANANEURETUS [Aneuretinae?]
    • Cananeuretus Engel & Grimaldi, 2005: 17. Type-species: †Cananeuretus occidentalis, by original designation.

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