Taphopone stauropolitana

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Taphopone stauropolitana
Temporal range: Middle Miocene Vishnevaya Balka Creek, Stavropol, Russian Federation
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ponerinae
Genus: Taphopone
Species: T. stauropolitana
Binomial name
Taphopone stauropolitana
(Dlussky, 1981)

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Vishnevaya Balka Creek, Stavropol, Russian Federation (Middle Miocene).

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • stauropolitana. †Ponerites stauropolitanus Dlussky, 1981b: 67, fig. 50 (wing) RUSSIA (Miocene).
    • Combination in †Taphopone: Dlussky & Perfilieva, 2014: 430.
    • Status as species: Bolton, 1995b: 363; Dlussky & Perfilieva, 2014: 430.

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Description

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