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Archimyrmex Cockerell 1923 (bulldog ant)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Formicidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 152053

Synonyms: Ameghinoia Viana and Haedo Rossi 1957 (no. 152051), Polanskiella Rossi de Garcia 1983 (no. 236181)

Full reference: T. D. A. Cockerell. 1923. The earliest known ponerine ant. The Entomologist 56:51-52

Parent taxon: Myrmeciinae according to B. Bolton 2012

Sister taxa: Avitomyrmex, Macabeemyrma, Myrmeciites, Prionomyrmecini, Propalosoma, Ypresiomyrma

Subtaxa: Archimyrmex piatnitzkyi, Archimyrmex rostratus, Archimyrmex smekali, Archimyrmex wedmannae

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