Procerapachys annosus

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Procerapachys annosus
Temporal range: Bartonian, Middle to Late Eocene Baltic amber, Baltic Sea region
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Dorylinae
Genus: Procerapachys
Species: P. annosus
Binomial name
Procerapachys annosus
Wheeler, W.M., 1915



This taxon was described from Baltic amber (Bartonian, Middle to Late Eocene) and is also known from Bitterfeld amber (Bartonian, Middle to Late Eocene) (Perkovsky, 2016).



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

  • annosus. †Procerapachys annosus Wheeler, W.M. 1915h: 28, fig. 2 (w.m.) BALTIC AMBER. Combination in Cerapachys: Brown, 1975: 22; in †Procerapachys: Dlussky, 2009: 1073.