Clavipetiola asiatica

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Clavipetiola asiatica
Temporal range: Ypresian, Early Eocene Fushun amber, Liaoning, China
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Genus: Clavipetiola
Species: C. asiatica
Binomial name
Clavipetiola asiatica
Hong, 2002



This taxon was described from Fushun amber, Liaoning, China (Ypresian, Early Eocene).



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

  • asiatica. †Clavipetiola asiatica Hong, 2002: 564, figs. 413-422 (m.) CHINA (Eocene amber).



  • Hong, Y.-C. 2002. Amber insects of China. Beijing Scientific and Technological Publishing House/Henan Scientific and Technological Publishing House, Beijing, in 2 vols. (page 564, fig.2-8-413 - 2-8-422, male described)