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Species: †Solenopsis maxima   (Förster, 1891) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Attopsis maxima Förster, 1891: 443, pl. 13, fig. 13 (q.) FRANCE & GERMANY (Eocene/Oligocene boundary). AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Combination in Solenopsis: Théobald, 1937a PDF: 200.
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  Geographic regions: Not found on any curated Geolocale/Taxon lists.

Distribution Notes:

Brunstatt, Haut-Rhin, France; and Kleinkems, Germany; Early Oligocene (29-34 Ma).


Type material in Naturhistorisches Museum Basel, Switzerland.


  • Foerster B. 1891. Die Insekten des "Plattigen Steinmergels" von Brunnstatt. Abhandlungen zur Geologischen Specialkarte von Elsass-Lothringen, 3: 333-359.
  • Theobald N. 1937. Les insectes fossiles des terrains oligocenes de France. Memoires de la Societe des Sciences de Nancy, 2: 1-473.

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