Ktunaxia

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Ktunaxia
Temporal range: Lutetian, Middle Eocene
Kishenehn Formation shale, Montana, United States
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dolichoderinae
Genus: Ktunaxia
LaPolla & Greenwlalt, 2015
Type species
Ktunaxia jucunda
Diversity
1 fossil species
(Species Checklist, Species by Country)

Identification

Distribution

This taxon is known from Kishenehn Formation shale, Montana, United States (Lutetian, Middle Eocene).

Castes

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • KTUNAXIA [Dolichoderinae]
    • Ktunaxia LaPolla & Greenwlalt, 2015: 166. Type-species: †Ktunaxia jucunda, by original designation.

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