Solenopsis foersteri

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Solenopsis foersteri
Temporal range: Early Oligocene
Kleinkems, Germany
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Solenopsidini
Genus: Solenopsis
Species: S. foersteri
Binomial name
Solenopsis foersteri
Théobald, 1937

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from France (Oligocene).

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • foersteri. †Solenopsis foersteri Théobald, 1937b: 203, pl. 14, fig. 5 (m.) FRANCE (Oligocene).

Description

References

  • Theobald, N. 1937a. Les insectes fossiles des terrains oligocènes de France. Nancy: G. Thomas, 473 pp. (page 203, pl. 14, fig. 5 male described)