Thanacomyrmex

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Thanacomyrmex
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
Genus: Thanacomyrmex
Cheny, Wang & Perrichot, 2019
Type species
Thanacomyrmex hoffeinsorum
Diversity
1 fossil species
(Species Checklist, Species by Country)

Identification

Distribution

This taxon is known from Baltic amber (Bartonian, Middle to Late Eocene).

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • THANACOMYRMEX [Myrmicinae]
    • Thanacomyrmex Cheny, Wang & Perrichot, 2019: 591. Type-species: †Thanacomyrmex hoffeinsorum, by original designation.

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