Paraphaenogaster bohemica

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Paraphaenogaster bohemica
Temporal range: Late Burdigalian, Early Miocene Mokrina (Krottensee), Czech Republic
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Genus: Paraphaenogaster
Species: P. bohemica
Binomial name
Paraphaenogaster bohemica
(Novak, O., 1878)



This taxon was described from Mokrina (Krottensee), Czech Republic (Late Burdigalian, Early Miocene).



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

  • bohemica. †Pheidologeton bohemicus Novak, O. 1878: 90, pl. 3, fig. 3 (m.?) CZECHOSLOVAKIA (Miocene).
    • Combination in Aeromyrma: Dalla Torre, 1893: 78.
    • Combination in Oligomyrmex: Bolton, 1995b: 299.
    • Combination in Carebara: Fernández, 2004a: 235.
    • Combination in †Paraphaenogaster: Dlussky & Putyatina, 2014: 271.
    • Status as species: Scudder, 1891: 722; Dalla Torre, 1893: 78; Handlirsch, 1907: 872; Bolton, 1995b: 299.

Taxonomic Notes

This species is not discussed by Radchenko et al. (2019).