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Tetraponera oligocenica

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Formicidae

Taxonomy
Sima oligocenica was named by Theobald (1937). Its type specimen is Marseilles Museum C99, an exoskeleton (incomplete), and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is CĂ©las, Gard (Museum Marseille collection), which is in a Priabonian lacustrine marl in France.

It was recombined as Tetraponera oligocenica by Bolton (2012).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1937Sima oligocenica Theobald p. 127 figs. Pl X fig 16
2012Tetraponera oligocenica Bolton

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
RankNameAuthor
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
orderHymenoptera
UnicalcaridaSchulmeister et al. 2002
suborderVespina()
suborderApocritaGerstaecker 1867
Aculeata()
superfamilyVespoidea
familyFormicidae()
subfamilyPseudomyrmecinaeSmith 1952
genusTetraponeraSmith 1852
speciesoligocenica()

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available