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Species: †Stiphromyrmex robustus   (Mayr, 1868) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Stigmomyrmex robustus Mayr, 1868c PDF: 97, pl. 5, fig. 101 (w.) BALTIC AMBER (Eocene). Secondary type information: Neotype MZ PAN 8483, in Museum of the Earth, Warsaw, Poland (MZ) AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Stiphromyrmex: Wheeler, 1915i PDF: 67.
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Distribution:

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

Distribution Notes:

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

Comments:

Type material presumably lost.

References:

  • Mayr G. L. 1868. Die Ameisen des baltischen Bernsteins. Beitrage zur Naturkunde Preussens, 1: 1-102.
  • Wheeler W. M. 1915. The ants of the Baltic amber. Schriften der Physikalisch-Okonomischen Gesellschaft zu Konigsberg, 55: 1-142.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Type specimens: neotype of Stiphromyrmex robustus: casent0917568



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