Cretomyrma arnoldii

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Cretomyrma arnoldii
Temporal range: Santonian, Late Cretaceous
Yantardakh, Siberia, Russia
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Sphecomyrminae
Tribe: Sphecomyrmini
Genus: Cretomyrma
Species: C. arnoldii
Binomial name
Cretomyrma arnoldii
Dlussky, 1975



This taxon was described from Yantardakh, Siberia, Russia (Santonian, Late Cretaceous).



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

  • arnoldii. †Cretomyrma arnoldii Dlussky, 1975: 116, fig. 128 (w.) RUSSIA (Cretaceous).



  • Dlussky, G. M. 1975a. Superfamily Formicoidea Latreille, 1802. Family Formicidae Latreille, 1802. Pp. 114-122 in: Rasnitsyn, A. P. (ed.) Hymenoptera Apocrita of Mesozoic. Tr. Paleontol. Inst. Akad. Nauk USSR 147:1-134. (page 116, fig. 128 worker described)