Dimorphomyrmex mayri

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Dimorphomyrmex mayri
Temporal range: Fossil
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Gesomyrmex
Species: Dimorphomyrmex mayri
Wheeler, W.M., 1915

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Gesomyrmex hoernesi.


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

  • mayri. †Dimorphomyrmex mayri Wheeler, W.M. 1915h: 106, fig. 51 (w.) BALTIC AMBER (Eocene). Junior synonym of †hoernesi: Wheeler, W.M. 1929a: 11.