Ponerites gracilior

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Ponerites gracilior
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. gracilior
Binomial name
Ponerites gracilior
Dlussky & Putyatina, 2014
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Identification

Distribution

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

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Nomenclature

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

  • gracilis. Formica gracilis Heer, 1867: 7, pl. 1, fig. 3 (q.) CROATIA (Miocene). [Junior primary homonym of gracilis Fabricius, 1804: 405.] Replacement name: Ponerites gracilior Dlussky & Putyatina, 2014: 269.
  • gracilior. †Ponerites gracilior Dlussky & Putyatina, 2014: 269, fig. 13C. Replacement name for Formica gracilis Heer, 1867: 7. [Junior primary homonym of gracilis Fabricius, 1804: 405.]

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