Oecophylla kraussei

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Oecophylla kraussei
Temporal range: Ypresian, Early Eocene Klondike Formation, Republic, Washington, United States
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Genus: Oecophylla
Species: O. kraussei
Binomial name
Oecophylla kraussei
(Dlussky & Rasnitsyn, 1999)



This taxon was described from Klondike Formation, Republic, Washington, United States (Lutetian, Middle Eocene).



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

  • kraussei. †Camponotites kraussei Dlussky & Rasnitsyn, 1999: 74, fig. 2 (q.) U.S.A. (Middle Eocene).
    • Combination in Oecophylla: Perfilieva, et al. 2017: 399 (in text).
    • Status as species: Dlussky & Rasnitsyn, 2002: 418; Dlussky, Karl, et al. 2011: 452.