Lelejus

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Lelejus
Temporal range: Priabonian, Late Eocene Rovno amber, Ukraine
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Genus: Lelejus
Radchenko & Proshchalykin, 2021
Type species
Lelejus venustus
Diversity
1 fossil species
(Species Checklist, Species by Country)

Identification

Distribution

This taxon is known from Rovno amber (Priabonian, Late Eocene).

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • LELEJUS [Myrmicinae: unplaced to tribe]
    • Lelejus Radchenko & Proshchalykin, 2021: 274. Type-species: †Lelejus venustus, by original designation.

References