Ancient Ant

  • News HeadlinesAncient ant 35 million years old found in Baltic amber

    Ancient ant 35 million years old found in Baltic amber

    (ORDO NEWS) — An ancient legionary ant was found in a piece of amber from the Baltic region. This was reported in the press service of the New Jersey Institute of Technology. It became known that the insect belongs to the new eyeless species Dissimulodorylus perseus and is a working individual. After taking x-rays and CT scans of the fossil, the team collected phylogenetic and morphological data to identify D.…