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Species: †Liometopum miocenicum   Carpenter, 1930 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Liometopum miocenicum Carpenter, 1930 PDF: 46, pl. 3, fig. 6; pl. 8, fig. 3; pl. 9, fig. 8; pl. 10, fig. 8; pl. 11, fig. 7 (w.q.m.) U.S.A. (Eocene). AntCat AntWiki HOL


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: United States

Distribution Notes:

Florissant, Colorado, U.S.A.; Late Eocene (ca. 34 Ma).


Holotype MCZC-2829 in Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachussetts, U.S.A.; paratypes available in Peabody Museum, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut; Princeton University, New Jersey; University of Colorado Museum of Natural History, Boulder, Colorado; Smithsonian Institution, U.S. National Museum, Washington D.C.; American Museum of Natural History, New York; Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; British Natural History Museum, London, U.K.


Carpenter F. M. 1930. The fossil ants of North America. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard University, 70: 1-66.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Type specimens: paratype: ucm17005a, ucm17005b, ucm17005c, ucm17005d, bmnhp27348, bmnhp27349, nhmuk27350

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