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

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from China (Eocene amber).

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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).

Description

References

  • 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)