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Ponerites umbrus

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Formicidae

Taxonomy
Ponera umbra was named by Popov (1933). It is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Kurganskij district, province of Kuban, which is in a Miocene terrestrial sandstone in the Russian Federation.

It was recombined as Ponerites umbrus by Dlussky (1981) and Bolton (2012).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1933Ponera umbra Popov p. 17 fig. 1
1981Ponerites umbrus Dlussky p. 67 figs. Fig. 50
2012Ponerites umbrus Bolton

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
RankNameAuthor
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
orderHymenoptera
UnicalcaridaSchulmeister et al. 2002
suborderVespina()
suborderApocritaGerstaecker 1867
Aculeata()
superfamilyVespoidea
familyFormicidae()
subfamilyPonerinaeLepeletier de Saint-Fargeau 1835
tribePoneriniForel 1895
genusPonerites
speciesumbrus()

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