Anochetus brevidentatus MacKay 1991 (ant)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Formicidae

Full reference: W. P. MacKay. 1991. Anochetus brevidentatus, new species, a second fossil Odontomachiti ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Journal of the New York Entomological Society 99:138-140

Belongs to Anochetus according to B. Bolton 2012

See also de Andrade 1994 and MacKay 1991

Sister taxa: Anochetus ambiguus, Anochetus conisquamis, Anochetus corayi, Anochetus dubius, Anochetus exstinctus, Anochetus intermedius, Anochetus lucidus

Type specimen: Its type locality is Dominican amber, La Toca (MCZ 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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