Formica gustawi Dlussky 2002 (ant)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Formicidae

Full reference: G. M. Dlussky. 2002. Syntypes of Baltic amber ants Formica flori Mayr and Ponera atavia Mayr (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Russian Entomological Journal 11:291-298

Belongs to Formica according to B. Bolton 2012

See also Dlussky 2002, Dlussky 2002 and Dlussky 2008

Sister taxa: Formica alsatica, Formica annosa, Formica arcana, Formica auxillacensis, Formica bauckhorni, Formica biamoensis, Formica buphthalma, Formica cantalica, Formica ceps, Formica cockerelli, Formica demersa, Formica eoptera, Formica flavifemoralis, Formica flori, Formica fusca, Formica gibbosa, Formica globiventris, Formica grandis, Formica gravida, Formica heteroptera, Formica horrida, Formica immersa, Formica kutscheri, Formica latinodosa, Formica lavateri, Formica linquensis, Formica longicollis, Formica lucida, Formica luteola, Formica macrocephala, Formica macrognatha, Formica macrophthalma, Formica maculipennis, Formica martynovi, Formica neorufibarbis, Formica nigra, Formica obscura, Formica orbata, Formica ovala, Formica palaeopolonica, Formica paleosibirica, Formica parexsecta, Formica parvula, Formica phaethusa, Formica pitoni, Formica primitiva, Formica primordialis, Formica procera, Formica pulchella, Formica quadrata, Formica radchenkoi, Formica robusta, Formica sepulta, Formica serresi, Formica seuberti, Formica strangulata, Formica surinamensis, Formica trigona, Formica tripartita, Formica ungeri, Formica zherikhini

Type specimen: NHMW 1984/31/204, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Baltic Amber, Naturhistorisches Museum in Wien (NHMW) collection, which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in the Russian Federation.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Eocene of Denmark (1 collection), Germany (2), Lithuania (1), the Russian Federation (3), Ukraine (2)

Total: 9 collections including 10 occurrences

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