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Species: †Aphaenogaster longaeva   Scudder, 1877 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Aphaenogaster longaeva Scudder, 1877a: 267 (m.) CANADA (Miocene). AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Included as "(Myrmicinae) longaeva": Carpenter, 1930 PDF: 21.
// Distribution


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

Distribution Notes:

Quesnel, British Columbia, Canada; Early Miocene? (20-23 Ma).


Depository unknown.


  • Scudder S.H. 1877. Appendix to Mr. George M. Dawson's report. The insects of the Tertiary beds at Quesnel. Report of Progress, Geological Survey of Canada, 1875-76: 266-280.
  • Scudder S.H. 1890. The Tertiary insects of North America. United States Geological  Survey of the Territories, Washington: 734 pp.
  • Carpenter F.M. 1930. The fossil ants of North America. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard University, 70:1-66.

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