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Species: †Sphecomyrma mesaki   Engel & Grimaldi, 2005 

Classification:
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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Sphecomyrma mesaki Engel & Grimaldi, 2005 PDF: 7, fig. 5 (w.) USA, NEW JERSEY AMBER (Cretaceous). Primary type information: AMNH-NJ-1023; AMNH. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Distribution:

   (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists)
Nearctic Region: United States

Distribution Notes:

New Jersey amber, U.S.A.; Late Cretaceous, Turonian (ca. 92 Ma).

References:

Engel M. S., Grimaldi D. A. 2005. Primitive new ants in Cretaceous amber from Myanmar, New Jersey, and Canada (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). American Museum Novitates, 3485: 1-23.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Type specimens: holotype: amnh-nj1023



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