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Species: †Discothyrea gigas   De Andrade, 1998 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Discothyrea gigas De Andrade, 1998c: 205, figs. 1-3, 5, 6 (w.q.) DOMINICAN AMBER (Miocene). AntCat AntWiki HOL
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  Geographic regions: Not found on any curated Geolocale/Taxon lists.

Distribution Notes:

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


Holotype H 10-156-E (w.), paratypes H 10-156-H (dealate q.), H 10-178-A (w.), in Poinar collection, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, U.S.A.


De Andrade M. L. 1998. First fossil records of the ant genus Discothyrea in Dominican and Mexican amber (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Fragmenta Entomologica, 30(1): 201-214.

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