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Species: †Acanthostichus hispaniolicus   De Andrade, 1998 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Acanthostichus hispaniolicus De Andrade, 1998b: 272, figs. 1, 2 (w.) DOMINICAN AMBER (Miocene). AntCat AntWiki HOL
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Dominican Republic

Distribution Notes:

Dominican amber; Early Miocene (16-19 Ma).


Holotype SMNS Do-5205-1; paratypes Do-5205-2, Do-5205-3, Do-5205-4, in Staatliches Museum fur Naturkunde, Stuttgart, Germany.


De Andrade M. L. 1998. First description of fossil Acanthostichus from Dominican amber (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Mitteilungen der Schweizerischen Entomologischen Gesellschaft, 71(3-4): 269-274.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Type specimens: holotype: smnsdo5205-1; paratype: smnsdo5205-3

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