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Species: †Oecophylla eckfeldiana   Dlussky et al., 2008 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Oecophylla eckfeldiana Dlussky et al., 2008 PDF: 619, fig. 4 (w.q.) GERMANY (Eocene). AntCat AntWiki
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Europe: Germany

Distribution Notes:

Eckfeld, Germany; middle Eocene, Lutetian (ca. 44 Ma).


Holotype PE-2000/8 and numerous paratypes in Naturhistorisches Museum Mainz, Germany.


Dlussky G. M., Wappler T. & Wedmann S. 2008. New middle Eocene formicid species from Germany and the evolution of weaver ants. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 53(4): 615-626.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Collect Date Range: collected on 2000-02-20

Type specimens: holotype: nhmmpe2000-8

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