Paraphaenogaster lapidescens

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Paraphaenogaster lapidescens
Temporal range: Early Miocene
Shanwang, China
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Paraphaenogaster
Species: P. lapidescens
Binomial name
Paraphaenogaster lapidescens
(Zhang, J., 1989)

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Shanwang, China (Early Miocene).

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • lapidescens. †Aphaenogaster (Sinaphaenogaster) lapidescens Zhang, 1989: 269, fig. 272 (q.) CHINA (Miocene).
    • Combination in †Paraphaenogaster: Dlussky & Putyatina, 2014: 271.

Description

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