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Platythyrea primaeva Wheeler 1915 (ant)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Formicidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 210972

Full reference: W. M. Wheeler. 1915. The Ants of the Baltic Amber. Schriften der Physikalisch-ökonomischen Gesellschaft zu Königsberg 55:1-142

Belongs to Platythyrea according to B. Bolton 2012

Sister taxa: Platythyrea dentata, Platythyrea dlusskyi, Platythyrea parallela, Platythyrea procera, Platythyrea pumilio, Platythyrea scalprum

Type specimen: K 5I22, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Baltic amber, Konigsberg collection, which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in the Russian Federation.