Dolichoderus polessus

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Dolichoderus polessus
Temporal range: Priabonian, Late Eocene Rovno amber, Ukraine
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dolichoderinae
Tribe: Dolichoderini
Genus: Dolichoderus
Species: D. polessus
Binomial name
Dolichoderus polessus
Dlussky, 2002

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Rovno amber (Priabonian, Late Eocene) and is also known from Baltic amber (Bartonian, Middle to Late Eocene) (Perkovsky, 2016).

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • polessus. †Dolichoderus polessus Dlussky, 2002b: 59, fig. 2d (w.) ROVNO AMBER (Eocene).

Description

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