Linguamyrmex

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Linguamyrmex
Temporal range: Early Cenomanian, Late Cretaceous
Burmese amber, Kachin Province, Myanmar
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Sphecomyrminae
Tribe: Haidomyrmecini
Genus: Linguamyrmex
Barden & Grimaldi, 2017
Type species
Linguamyrmex vladi
Diversity
2 fossil species
(Species Checklist)

Photo Gallery

  • Linguamyrmex.jpg
  • Barden et al. 2017, Fig. 4, Linguamyrmex with beetle larva.jpg

Identification

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • LINGUAMYRMEX [†Sphecomyrminae: †Haidomyrmecini]
    • Linguamyrmex Barden & Grimaldi, 2017: 839. Type-species: †Linguamyrmex vladi, by original desgination.

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