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Species: †Temnothorax longaevus   (Wheeler, 1915) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Leptothorax longaevus Wheeler, 1915i PDF: 65 (w.) BALTIC AMBER (Eocene). AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Temnothorax: Bolton, 2003 PDF: 271
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Distribution:

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

Distribution Notes:

Baltic and Saxonian amber; middle Eocene to Late Oligocene (23-42 Ma).

Comments:

Type material presumably lost; Saxonian specimen GZG.BST.27183 in Geowissenschaftlicher Zentrum Georg-August Universitat Gottingen, Germany.

References:

  • Wheeler W. M. 1915. The ants of the Baltic amber. Schriften der Physikalisch-Okonomischen Gesellschaft zu Konigsberg, 55: 1-142.
  • Bolton B. 2003. Synopsis and classification of Formicidae. Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute, 71: 1-370.


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