Emplastus miocenicus Dlussky and Putyatina 2014 (ant)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Formicidae

Full reference: G. M. Dlussky and T. S. Putyatina. 2014. Early Miocene ants (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) from Radoboj, Croatia. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Abhandlungen 272:237-285

Belongs to Emplastus according to G. M. Dlussky and T. S. Putyatina 2014

Sister taxa: Emplastus antiquus, Emplastus biamoensis, Emplastus britannicus, Emplastus dubius, Emplastus elongatus, Emplastus gurnetensis, Emplastus haueri, Emplastus hypolithus, Emplastus kozlovi, Emplastus macrops, Emplastus ocellus

Type specimen: NHMW 1852.XXIX.32, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Radoboj (NHMW Wien Collection), which is in a Sarmatian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal limestone in Croatia.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Miocene of Croatia (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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