Formica maculipennis

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Formica maculipennis
Temporal range: Early Oligocene Auxillac, Auvergne, France
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Formicini
Genus: Formica
Species: F. maculipennis
Binomial name
Formica maculipennis
Théobald, 1935



This taxon was described from Auxillac, Auvergne, France (Early Oligocene).



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

  • maculipennis. †Formica maculipennis Théobald, in Théobald & Piton, 1935: 91, pl. 5, fig. 1 (wing) FRANCE (Miocene).



  • Théobald, N. 1935c. [Untitled. Formica maculipennis N. Théobald nov. spec.]. P. 91 in: Piton, L., Théobald, N. La faune entomologique des gisements Mio-Pliocènes du Massif Central. Rev. Sci. Nat. Auvergne (n.s.)1:65-104. (page 91, pl. 5, fig. 1 wing described)