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Gerontoformica cretacica NEL, PERRAULT, PERRICHOT, NÉRAUDEAU, 2004

HOLOTYPE

Fossil specimen

MNHN.F.A30088
ARC 203.1
complet
Inclusion dans l'ambre

Taxonomy

Arthropoda
Insecta
Hymenoptera
Formicidae
Gerontoformica cretacica NEL, PERRAULT, PERRICHOT, NÉRAUDEAU, 2004

Origin

Poitou-Charentes
Charente-Maritime
Archingeay-Les Nouillers

Stratigraphy

Mésozoïque
Crétacé
Crétacé inférieur
Albien

Determination history

Nel, Perrault, Perrichot & Néraudeau 2004 HOLOTYPE
, - The oldest ant in the Lower Cretaceous amber of Charente-Maritime (SW France) (Insecta: Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Geologica Acta, t. 2, vol. 1, p. 23-29
 
Citation: p. 24-26 text-fig. 1-2
Barden & Grimaldi 2016 HOLOTYPE
, - Adaptive Radiation in Socially Advanced Stem-Group Ants from the Cretaceous. Current Biology Report, n°26, p. 515-521
 
Citation: p. 518