Myrmeciites tabanifluviensis Archibald et al. 2006 (bulldog ant)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Formicidae

Full reference: S. B. Archibald, S. P. Cover, and C. S. Moreau. 2006. Bulldog Ants of the Eocene Okanagan Highlands and History of the Subfamily (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Myrmeciinae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America 99(3):487-523

Belongs to Myrmeciites according to B. Bolton 2012

See also Archibald et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Myrmeciites goliath, Myrmeciites herculeanus

Type specimen: 2003.2.10 CDM 034, an exoskeleton (well preserved body fragments and wing). Its type locality is Black Creek Road Locality (Horsefly River), which is in a Ypresian lacustrine shale in Canada.


Distribution: found only at Black Creek Road Locality (Horsefly River)

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