Oecophylla macroptera

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Oecophylla macroptera
Temporal range: Middle Miocene Vishnevaya Balka Creek, Stavropol, Russian Federation
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Genus: Oecophylla
Species: O. macroptera
Binomial name
Oecophylla macroptera
(Dlussky, 1981)

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Vishnevaya Balka Creek, Stavropol, Russian Federation (Middle Miocene).

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • macroptera. †Camponotites macropterus Dlussky, 1981b: 76, fig. 53 (q.) RUSSIA (Middle Miocene).
    • Combination in Oecophylla: Perfilieva, et al. 2017: 399 (in text).
    • Status as species: Bolton, 1995b: 83; Dlussky, Karl, et al. 2011: 452.

Description

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