Protomyrmica atavia

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Protomyrmica atavia
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: Myrmicini
Genus: Protomyrmica
Species: P. atavia
Binomial name
Protomyrmica atavia
Dlussky & Radchenko, 2009

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Identification

Distribution

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

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • atavia. †Protomyrmica atavia Dlussky & Radchenko, 2009: 437, fig. 1 (m.) BALTIC AMBER (Eocene).

Description

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