Nesomyrmex caritatis de Andrade 1999 (ant)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Formicidae

Alternative combination: Leptothorax caritatis

Full reference: M. L. de Andrade. 1999. Taxonomic names, in Two new species of Leptothorax "Nesomyrmex" fossils in Dominican amber (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Beitr├Ąge zur Entomologie 49

Belongs to Nesomyrmex according to B. Bolton 2012

See also de Andrade 1999

Sister taxon: Nesomyrmex dominicanus

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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