Haidoterminus cippus

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Haidoterminus cippus
Temporal range: Campanian, Late Cretaceous Foremost Formation amber, Alberta, Canada
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Haidomyrmecinae
Genus: Haidoterminus
Species: H. cippus
Binomial name
Haidoterminus cippus
McKellar, Glasier & Engel, 2013

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This taxon was described from Grassy Lake amber (Foremost Formation amber, Alberta, Canada (Campanian, Late Cretaceous)).



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

  • cippus. Haidoterminus cippus McKellar, Glasier & Engel, 2013: 458, figs. 1-3 (w.) CANADIAN AMBER (Cretaceous).
    • See also: Perrichot, Wang & Barden, 2020.

Type Material

  • Holotype, worker, Grassy Lake amber, Alberta (Late Cretaceous, Campanian, Foremost Formation (ca. 79 Ma)), Canada, UASM 332546, University of Alberta Strickland Entomology Museum, Edmonton, Canada.