Ypresiomyrma rebekkae

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Ypresiomyrma rebekkae
Temporal range: earliest Ypresian, Eocene
Ølst and Fur Formations, Stolleklint and Manhøj, Isle of Fur, Denmark
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmeciinae
Genus: Ypresiomyrma
Species: Y. rebekkae
Binomial name
Ypresiomyrma rebekkae
(Rust & Andersen, 1999)

Archibald et al 2006-8 Ypresiomyrma rebekkae.jpg

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Denmark (Paleocene-Eocene).

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • rebekkae. †Pachycondyla rebekkae Rust & Andersen, 1999: 333, figs. 1-6 (q.m.) DENMARK (Paleocene-Eocene). Combination in †Ypresiomyrma: Archibald, Cover & Moreau, 2006: 493.

Description

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