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Species: †Tapinoma minutissimum   Emery, 1891 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Tapinoma minutissimum Emery, 1891b PDF: 153, pl. 3, figs. 24, 25 (m.) ITALY (Sicilian Amber). AntCat AntWiki HOL
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  Geographic regions: Not found on any curated Geolocale/Taxon lists.

Distribution Notes:

Sicilian amber, Italy; exact age unknown between late Eocene, Oligocene, and middle Miocene (14 to 34 Ma; see Ragazzi & Roghi, 2014).


Type specimens 16624-25 in Museo di Mineralogia Luigi Bombicci, Universita di Bologna, Italy.


Ragazzi E., Roghi G., 2014. Simetite, the Sicilian amber, In: Kustatscher E., Roghi G., Bertini A., Miola A. (Eds.), Palaeobotany of Italy. Publication of the Museum of Nature South Tyrol, 9: 232-237.

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