Thanacomyrmex hoffeinsorum

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Thanacomyrmex hoffeinsorum
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
Species: T. hoffeinsorum
Binomial name
Thanacomyrmex hoffeinsorum
Cheny, Wang & Perrichot, 2019

Identification

Distribution

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

Biology

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Nomenclature

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

  • hoffeinsorum. †Thanacomyrmex hoffeinsorum Cheny, Wang & Perrichot, 2019: 592, figs. 3-4 (w.) BALTIC AMBER (Eocene).

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