Chimaeromyrma brachycephala

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Chimaeromyrma brachycephala
Temporal range: Thanetian, Paleocene Sakhalin amber, Ukraine
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Camponotini
Genus: Chimaeromyrma
Species: C. brachycephala
Binomial name
Chimaeromyrma brachycephala
Dlussky, 1988

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Sakhalin amber, Ukraine (Thanetian, Paleocene).

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • brachycephala. †Chimaeromyrma brachycephala Dlussky, 1988: 60, fig. 5 (w.) RUSSIA (Paleocene).

Description

References

  • Dlussky, G. M. 1988a. Ants of Sakhalin amber (Paleocene?) Paleontol. Zh. 1988(1 1: 50-61 (page 60, fig. 5 worker described)