Longicapitia reticulata

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Longicapitia reticulata
Temporal range: Ypresian, Early Eocene
Fushun amber, Liaoning, China
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Longicapitia
Species: L. reticulata
Binomial name
Longicapitia reticulata
Hong, 2002

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from China (Eocene).

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • reticulata. †Longicapitia reticulata Hong, 2002: 535, figs.323-330 (w.) CHINA (Eocene).

Description

References

  • Hong, Y.-C. 2002. Amber insects of China. Beijing Scientific and Technological Publishing House/Henan Scientific and Technological Publishing House, Beijing, in 2 vols. (page 535, fig. described)