Discothyrea maya

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Discothyrea maya
Temporal range: middle Miocene
Mexican amber, Chiapas, Mexico
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Proceratiinae
Tribe: Proceratiini
Genus: Discothyrea
Species: D. maya
Binomial name
Discothyrea maya
De Andrade, 1998

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Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Mexican amber, Chiapas, Mexico (Middle Miocene).

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • maya. †Discothyrea maya De Andrade, 1998b: 209, figs. 4, 7 (m.) MEXICAN AMBER.

Description

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