Vollenhovia kipyatkovi

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Vollenhovia kipyatkovi
Temporal range: Priabonian, Late Eocene Rovno amber, Ukraine
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Vollenhovia
Species: V. kipyatkovi
Binomial name
Vollenhovia kipyatkovi
Radchenko & Dlussky, 2013

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Rovno amber (Priabonian, Late Eocene).

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • kipyatkovi. †Vollenhovia kipyatkovi Radchenko & Dlussky, 2013: 94, figs. 1-2 (w.) ROVNO AMBER (Late Eocene).

Description

References

  • Radchenko, A.G. & Dlussky, G.M. 2013. Vollenhovia kipyatkovi sp. n., a new fossil ant species (Hymenoptera, Formicidae, Myrmicinae) from the Rovno amber (late Eocene). Proceedings of the Russian Entomological Society. St. Petersburg, 2013. Vol. 84 (2): 92–97.