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Species: †Acropyga glaesaria   LaPolla, 2005 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Acropyga glaesaria LaPolla, 2005b PDF: 22, figs. 1-3 (q.m.) DOMINICAN REPUBLIC (Dominican Amber, Miocene). AntCat AntWiki
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Dominican Republic

Distribution Notes:

Dominican amber; Early Miocene (16-19 Ma).


Holotype AMNH DR-16-603, in American Museum of Natural History, New York, U.S.A.; paratypes SMF-Be457, in Naturmuseum Senckenberg, Frankfurt-am-Main, Germany.


LaPolla J. S. 2005. Ancient trophophoresy: a fossil Acropyga (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) from Dominican amber. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 131(1-2): 21-28.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Type specimens: paratypes: smfbe457b1, smfbe457b2

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