Oecophylla Smith 1860 (weaver ant)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Formicidae

Parent taxon: Oecophyllini according to P. S. Ward et al. 2016

See also Bolton 2003, Bolton 2012, Carpenter 1992, Dlussky and Perfilieva 2014, Dlussky et al. 2008, Wheeler 1915 and Zhang 1989

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Oecophylla atavina Oecophylla bartoniana Oecophylla brischkei Oecophylla crassinoda Oecophylla eckfeldiana Oecophylla grandimandibula Oecophylla leakeyi Oecophylla longiceps Oecophylla megarche Oecophylla obesa Oecophylla praeclara Oecophylla sicula Oecophylla smaragdina Oecophylla superba Oecophylla taurica

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Ecology:

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Indonesia (1 collection)

• Miocene of Croatia (3), France (1), Germany (3), Italy (1), Kenya (1), Ukraine (1)

• Oligocene of France (2), Germany (1)

• Eocene of the Czech Republic (1), Germany (5), Poland (2), the Russian Federation (4), the United Kingdom (5)

Total: 31 collections including 37 occurrences

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