Conoformica

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Conoformica
Temporal range: Bartonian, Middle to Late Eocene Bitterfeld amber, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Formicini
Genus: Conoformica
Dlussky, 2008
Type species
Conoformica bitterfeldiana
Diversity
1 fossil species
(Species Checklist, Species by Country)

Identification

Distribution

This taxon is known from Bitterfeld amber (Bartonian, Middle to Late Eocene).

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • CONOFORMICA [Formicinae: Formicini]
    • Conoformica Dlussky, 2008a: 48. Type-species: †Conoformica bitterfeldiana, by original designation.

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