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Species: †Sphecomyrma canadensis   Wilson, 1985 

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Note: Not a Valid Taxon Name

Current Valid Name:

Boltonimecia canadensis

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Sphecomyrma canadensis Wilson, 1985f PDF: 206, figs. 1, 2 (w.) CANADA (Cretaceous). Primary type information: Canada, Alberta, Medicine Hat; CAS 330; Canadian National Collection of Insects, Arachnids and Nematodes, Ottawa, Canada (CNC). AntCat AntWiki HOL


  Geographic regions: Not found on any curated Geolocale/Taxon lists.

Distribution Notes:

Grassy Lake amber, Alberta, Canada; Late Cretaceous, Campanian (ca. 79 Ma).


Holotype CAS 330, paratype CAS 205, in Biosystematic Research Center, Ottawa, Canada.


Wilson E. O. 1985. Ants from the Cretaceous and Eocene amber of North America. Psyche, 92(2-3): 205-216.

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