Platythyrea scalpra

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Platythyrea scalpra
Temporal range: Burdigalian, Early Miocene
Dominican amber, Dominican Republic
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Platythyreini
Genus: Platythyrea
Species: P. scalpra
Binomial name
Platythyrea scalpra
Lattke, 2003

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Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Dominican amber, Dominican Republic (Burdigalian, Early Miocene).

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • scalpra. †Platythyrea scalprum Lattke, 2003: 110, figs. 3, 4 (w.) DOMINICAN AMBER.

Description

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