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Formica maculipennis

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Formicidae

Taxonomy
Formica maculipennis was named by Théobald (1935). It is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Auxillac (Clermont-Ferrand coll), which is in a Messinian crater lake diatomite in France.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1935Formica maculipennis Théobald p. 91 figs. Pl 5, fig 1
1976Formica maculipennis Civet p. 41 fig. 13
2012Formica maculipennis 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()
subfamilyFormicinae
tribeFormicini
genusFormica
speciesmaculipennis

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