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Species: †Oecophylla crassinoda   Wheeler, 1922 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Oecophylla crassinoda Wheeler, 1922: 227. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Replacement name for Oecophylla brevinodis Wheeler, 1915i PDF: 116.
[Junior primary homonym of Oecophylla brevinodis André, 1890.].
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Europe: Russia

Distribution Notes:

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


Holotype GZG.BST.04620 in Geowissenschaftlicher Zentrum Georg-August Universitat Gottingen, Germany.


  • Wheeler W. M. 1915. The ants of the Baltic amber. Schriften der Physikalisch-Okonomischen Gesellschaft zu Konigsberg, 55: 1-142.
  • Wheeler W. M. 1922. The ants of the Belgian Congo. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 45: 1-1139.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Type specimens: holotype: gzg-bst04620

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