Haidoterminus

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Haidoterminus
Temporal range: Campanian, Late Cretaceous
Foremost Formation amber, Alberta, Canada
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Sphecomyrminae
Tribe: Haidomyrmecini
Genus: Haidoterminus
McKellar, Glasier & Engel, 2013
Type species
Haidoterminus cippus
Diversity
1 fossil species
(Species Checklist)

McKellar, Glasier & Engel 2013b-6Haidoterminus-cippus2.jpg

McKellar, Glasier & Engel 2013b-7Haidoterminus-cippus1.jpg

McKellar, Glasier & Engel 2013b-7Haidoterminus-cippus2.jpg

Identification

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • HAIDOTERMINUS [†Sphecomyrminae: †Haidomyrmecini]
    • Haidoterminus McKellar, Glasier & Engel, 2013: 457. Type-species: †Haidoterminus cippus, by original designation.

Taxonomic history

  • Haidoterminus in †Sphecomyrminae, †Haidomyrmecini: McKellar, et al. 2013b: 457; Borysenko, 2017: 18.
  • Haidoterminus as genus: all authors.

References