Dolichoderus nanus

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Dolichoderus nanus
Temporal range: Bartonian, Middle to Late Eocene Baltic amber, Baltic Sea region
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dolichoderinae
Tribe: Dolichoderini
Genus: Dolichoderus
Species: D. nanus
Binomial name
Dolichoderus nanus
Dlussky, 2002



This taxon was described from Baltic amber (Bartonian, Middle to Late Eocene).



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

  • nanus. †Dolichoderus nanus Dlussky, 2002b: 67, figs. 6d, 6e (w.) BALTIC AMBER (Eocene).



  • Dlussky, G. M. 2002a. Ants of the genus Dolichoderus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) from the Baltic and Rovno ambers. Paleontol. Zh. 2002(1): 54-68 (page 67, figs. 6d, 6e worker described)