Propodomyrma samlandica

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Propodomyrma samlandica
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: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Vollenhovia
Species: Propodomyrma samlandica
Wheeler, W.M., 1910

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Vollenhovia beyrichi.

Nomenclature

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

  • samlandica. †Propodomyrma samlandica Wheeler, W.M. 1910g: 163, fig. 93 (w.) BALTIC AMBER (Eocene). Junior synonym of †beyrichi: Wheeler, W.M. 1915h: 51.

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