Haidomyrmex cerberus

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Haidomyrmex cerberus
Temporal range: Early Cenomanian, Late Cretaceous
Burmese amber, Kachin Province, Myanmar
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Haidomyrmecinae
Genus: Haidomyrmex
Species: H. cerberus
Binomial name
Haidomyrmex cerberus
Dlussky, 1996

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Probable a trapjaw-ant with curved mandibles and setae coated clypeus (Dlussky, 1996).


This taxon was described from Burmese Amber (Cretaceous).



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

  • cerberus. †Haidomyrmex cerberus Dlussky, 1996: 86, fig. 1 (w.) MYANMAR (Burmese amber).
    • See also: Engel & Grimaldi, 2005: 11; Perrichot, Wang & Barden, 2020.