Dolichoderus robustus

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Dolichoderus robustus
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. robustus
Binomial name
Dolichoderus robustus
Dlussky, 2002

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Rovno amber (Priabonian, Late Eocene) and is also known from Danish-Scandinavian amber (Bartonian, Middle to Late Eocene) and Baltic amber (Bartonian, Middle to Late Eocene) (Perkovsky, 2018; Perkovsky, 2016).

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • robustus. †Dolichoderus robustus Dlussky, 2002b: 65, figs. 5d-5g (w.) ROVNO AMBER (Eocene).

Description

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