Nylanderia vetula

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Nylanderia vetula
Temporal range: Burdigalian, Early Miocene Dominican amber, Dominican Republic
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Lasiini
Genus: Nylanderia
Species: N. vetula
Binomial name
Nylanderia vetula
LaPolla & Dlussky, 2010

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Dominican amber, Dominican Republic (Burdigalian, Early Miocene).

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • vetula.†Nylanderia vetula LaPolla & Dlussky, 2010: 263, fig. 3 (w.) DOMINICAN AMBER.

Description

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