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Monomorium kugleri Radchenko and Perkovsky 2009 (ant)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Formicidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 226841

Full reference: A. G. Radchenko and E. E. Perkovsky. 2009. Monomorium kugleri n. sp., a new fossil ant species (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Myrmicinae) from the late Eocene Rovno amber (Ukraine). Israel Journal of Entomology 39:99-103

Belongs to Monomorium according to B. Bolton 2012

Sister taxa: Monomorium mayrianum, Monomorium pilipes

Type specimen: SIZK K-4655, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Rovno Amber, Klesov locality (SIZC K collection), which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in Ukraine.

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