Eoformica expectans Theobald 1937 (ant)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Formicidae

Alternative combination: Gesomyrmex expectans

Full reference: N. Theobald. 1937. Les insectes fossiles des terrains oligocènes de France. Bulletin Mensuel (Mémoires) de la Société des Sciences de Nancy 1:1-473

Belongs to Eoformica according to B. Bolton 2012

See also Dlussky et al. 2009 and Theobald 1937

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

Type specimen: Bale Museum R 820, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Kleinkembs, which is in an Oligocene lacustrine - large marl/limestone in the Salt Formation of Germany.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Kleinkembs

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