Eoformica globularis Dlussky and Rasnitsyn 2002 (ant)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Formicidae

Full reference: G. M. Dlussky and A. P. Rasnitsyn. 2002. Ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) of Formation Green River and some other middle Eocene deposits of North America. Russian Entomological Journal 11:411-436

Belongs to Eoformica according to B. Bolton 2012

See also Dlussky and Rasnitsyn 2002

Sister taxa: Eoformica brevipetiola, Eoformica expectans, Eoformica latimedia, Eoformica magna, Eoformica pinguis

Type specimen: USNM 495940, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Anvil Points, Kohls locality 40193, which is in a Bridgerian lacustrine - large lime mudstone in the Green River Formation of Colorado.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Eocene of United States (2: Colorado collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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