Archimyrmex piatnitzkyi Viana and Haedo Rossi 1957 (bulldog ant)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Formicidae

Alternative combinations: Ameghinoia piatnitzkii, Ameghinoia piatnitzkyi, Archimyrmex piatnitzkii

Full reference: M. J. Viana and J. A. Haedo Rossi. 1957. Primer hallazgo en el hemisferio sur de Formicidae extinguidos y catalogo mundial de los Formicidae fosiles. Ameghiniana 1:108-113

Belongs to Archimyrmex according to B. Bolton 2012

See also Archibald et al. 2006, Dlussky 2012, Dlussky and Perfilieva 2003 and Viana and Haedo Rossi 1957

Sister taxa: Archimyrmex rostratus, Archimyrmex smekali, Archimyrmex wedmannae

Type specimen: Its type locality is Pilcaniyeu road, near Rio Pichileufu, which is in a Lutetian crater lake mudstone in the Ventana Formation of Argentina

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Pilcaniyeu road, near Rio Pichileufu

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.