Stenamma berendti

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Stenamma berendti
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: Stenammini
Genus: Stenamma
Species: S. berendti
Binomial name
Stenamma berendti
(Mayr, 1868)



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.

  • berendti. †Aphaenogaster berendti Mayr, 1868c: 82, pl. 4, fig. 78, 79 (m.) BALTIC AMBER (Eocene). Combination in Stenamma: Wheeler, W.M. 1915h: 53. Incertae sedis in Stenamma: DuBois, 1998b: 313.



  • DuBois, M. B. 1998a. A revision of the ant genus Stenamma in the Palaearctic and Oriental regions (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Myrmicinae). Sociobiology 29: 193-403 (page 313, Incertae sedis in Stenamma)
  • Wheeler, W. M. 1915i [1914]. The ants of the Baltic Amber. Schr. Phys.-Ökon. Ges. Königsb. 55: 1-142 (page 53, Combination in Stenamma)