Oecophylla bartoniana Cockerell 1920 (weaver ant)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Formicidae

Full reference: T. D. A. Cockerell. 1920. T. D. A. Cockerell. 1920. Fossil Arthropods in the British Museum, I. The Annals and Magazine of Natural History, Ninth Series 5:273-279

Belongs to Oecophylla according to B. Bolton 2012

See also Cockerell 1920

Sister taxa: Oecophylla atavina, Oecophylla brischkei, Oecophylla crassinoda, Oecophylla eckfeldiana, Oecophylla grandimandibula, Oecophylla leakeyi, Oecophylla longiceps, Oecophylla megarche, Oecophylla obesa, Oecophylla praeclara, Oecophylla sicula, Oecophylla smaragdina, Oecophylla superba, Oecophylla taurica

Type specimen: British Museum In. 19036. Its type locality is Bagshot Beds, Bournemouth (BMNH), which is in a Lutetian pond claystone in the Poole Formation of the United Kingdom.


Distribution: found only at Bagshot Beds, Bournemouth (BMNH)

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