Elaeomyrmex gracilis

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Elaeomyrmex gracilis
Temporal range: Late Eocene
Florissant, Colorado, United States
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dolichoderinae
Genus: Elaeomyrmex
Species: E. gracilis
Binomial name
Elaeomyrmex gracilis
Carpenter, 1930

Elaeomyrmex gracilis Obverse of holotype (queen)

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from the United States.

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • gracilis. †Elaeomyrmex gracilis Carpenter, 1930: 48, pl. 3, fig. 7; pl. 6, fig. 2; pl. 11, fig. 1 (w.q.) U.S.A. (Oligocene).

Description

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