Protaneuretus succineus

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Protaneuretus succineus
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: Aneuretinae
Genus: Protaneuretus
Species: P. succineus
Binomial name
Protaneuretus succineus
Wheeler, W.M., 1915



This taxon was described from Baltic amber (Bartonian, Middle to Late Eocene).



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

  • succineus. †Protaneuretus succineus Wheeler, W.M. 1915h: 72, fig. 31 (w.q.) BALTIC AMBER (Eocene).



  • Wheeler, W. M. 1915i [1914]. The ants of the Baltic Amber. Schr. Phys.-Ökon. Ges. Königsb. 55: 1-142 (page 72, fig. 31 worker, queen described)