Acropyga glaesaria LaPolla 2005 (ant)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Formicidae

Full reference: J. S. LaPolla. 2005. Ancient Trophophoresy: A Fossil Acropyga (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) from Dominican Amber. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 131(1/2):21-28

Belongs to Acropyga according to B. Bolton 2012

See also LaPolla 2005

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: DR-16-603, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Dominican amber (AMNH coll), which is in a Burdigalian/Langhian terrestrial amber in the Dominican Republic.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Miocene of the Dominican Republic (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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