Lasius vetulus

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Lasius vetulus
Temporal range: Middle Miocene Vishnevaya Balka Creek, Stavropol, Russian Federation
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Lasiini
Genus: Lasius
Species: L. vetulus
Binomial name
Lasius vetulus
Dlussky, 1981

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Vishnevaya Balka Creek, Stavropol, Russian Federation (Middle Miocene).

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • vetulus. †Lasius vetulus Dlussky, 1981b: 72, figs. 53, 54 (q.) RUSSIA (Miocene).

Description

References

  • Dlussky, G. M. 1981a. Miocene ants (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) of the USSR. Pp. 64-83 in: Vishnyakova, V. N., Dlussky, G. M., Pritykina, L. N. New fossil insects from the territories of the USSR. Tr. Paleontol. Inst. Akad. Nauk SSSR 183:1-87. (page 72, figs. 53, 54 queen described)