Gesomyrmex miegi

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Gesomyrmex miegi
Temporal range: Ypresian, Early Eocene Oise amber, France
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Gesomyrmecini
Genus: Gesomyrmex
Species: G. miegi
Binomial name
Gesomyrmex miegi
Théobald, 1937



This taxon was described from Oise amber, France (Ypresian, Early Eocene).



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

  • miegi. †Gesomyrmex miegi Théobald, 1937b: 211, pl. 14, figs. 22, 23 (q.m.) FRANCE (Oligocene). Unidentifiable taxon, incertae sedis in Formicidae: Dlussky, Wappler & Wedmann, 2009: 14.



  • Théobald, N. 1937b. Notes complémentaire sur les insectes fossiles oligocènes des gypses d'Aix-en-Provence. Bull. Mens. Soc. Sci. Nancy (n.s.5) 6: 157-178. (page 211, pl. 14, figs. 22, 23 queen, male described)