Ponerites atavinus

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Ponerites atavinus
Temporal range: Burdigalian, Early Miocene Radoboj, Croatia
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Tribe: Ponerini
Genus: Ponerites
Species: P. atavinus
Binomial name
Ponerites atavinus
(Heer, 1849)

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Radoboj, Croatia (Burdigalian, Early Miocene).

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • atavinus. †Formica atavina Heer, 1849: 143, pl. 11, fig. 10 (m.) CROATIA (Miocene). [Also described as new by Heer, 1850: 143.] Combination in Ponerites: Dlussky & Putyatina, 2014: 270.

Description

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