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 New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

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

Description

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