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Ceratomyrmex ellenbergeri Perrichot et al. 2016 (hell ant)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Formicidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 342092

Full reference: V. Perrichot, B. Wang, and M. S. Engel. 2016. Extreme morphogenesis and ecological specialization among Cretaceous basal ants. Current Biology 26:1468-1472

Belongs to Ceratomyrmex according to V. Perrichot et al. 2016

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: NIGP 164022, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Burmese amber (NIGP coll), which is in a Cenomanian terrestrial amber in Myanmar.

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Average measurements (in mm): body length 5.90