Oecophylla megarche

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Oecophylla megarche
Temporal range: Priabonian, Late Eocene
Bembridge Marls, Isle of Wight, UK
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Formicinae
Tribe: Oecophyllini
Genus: Oecophylla
Species: O. megarche
Binomial name
Oecophylla megarche
Cockerell, 1915

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Bembridge Marls, Isle of Wight, UK (Priabonian, Late Eocene).

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • megarche. †Oecophylla megarche Cockerell, 1915: 486, pl. 65, figs. 1-3 (q.) GREAT BRITAIN.

Description

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