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Species: Anonychomyrma geinitzi

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Distribution Notes:

Baltic and Rovno amber; middle to Late Eocene (34-42 Ma).


Holotype presumably lost, material available in Geowissenschaftlicher Zentrum Georg-August Universitat Gottingen, Germany; in Schmalhausen Institute of Zoology, National Academy of Sciences, Kiev, Ukraine; in Museum fur Naturkunde Berlin (collection Simon).


  • Mayr G.L. 1868. Die Ameisen des baltischen Bernsteins. Beitrage zur Naturkunde Preussens, 1: 1-102.
  • Dalla Torre C.G. de. 1893. Catalogus hymenopterorum hucusque descriptorum systematicus et synonymicus. Volumen VII: Formicidae (Heterogyna). Sumptibus Guilelmi Engelmann, Lipsiae, 289 pp.
  • Wheeler W. M. 1915. The ants of the Baltic amber. Schriften der Physikalisch-Oekonomischen Gesellschaft zu Koenigsberg, 55: 1-142.
  • Shattuck S.O. 1992. Review of the dolichoderine ant genus Iridomyrmex Mayr with descriptions of three new genera (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Journal of the Australian Entomological Society, 31: 13-18.
  • Dlussky G. M. 1997. Genera of ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) from Baltic amber. Paleontological Journal, 31(6): 616-627.
  • Heterick B.E., Shattuck S.O. 2011. Revision of the ant genus Iridomyrmex (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Zootaxa, 2845: 1-175.

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