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Species: †Sphecomyrmodes occidentalis   Perrichot et al., 2008 

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Note: Not a Valid Taxon Name

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Gerontoformica occidentalis

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Sphecomyrmodes occidentalis Perrichot et al., 2008 PDF: 95, figs. 3, 4 (w.) FRANCE (Charentese Amber). Primary type information: France, Charente-Maritime, Fouras / Bois-Vert; 2006, coll. E. Dépré; MNHN.F.A30165; MNHN (Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle) AntCat AntWiki
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  Geographic regions: Not found on any curated Geolocale/Taxon lists.

Distribution Notes:

Charentese amber, Fouras Peninsula, France; mid-Cretaceous, Early Cenomanian (ca. 99 Ma).


Holotype MNHN.F.A30165 (w.), paratype MNHN.F.A30166 (w.), in Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, France.


Perrichot V., Nel A., Neraudeau D., Lacau S. & Guyot T. 2008. New fossil ants in French Cretaceous amber (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Naturwissenschaften, 95(2): 91-97.

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