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Genus: Eciton   Latreille, 1804 


Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

12 species, 17 subspecies

Eciton Latreille, 1804: 179 . Type-species: Formica hamata, by subsequent designation of Shuckard, in Swainson & Shuckard, 1840: 173. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Genus Eciton references
Smith, 1858a PDF: 148 (diagnosis); Roger, 1863b: 36 (catalogue); Mayr, 1863a PDF: 408 (catalogue); Mayr, 1865: 17, 77 (diagnosis, all species key); Mayr, 1886a PDF: 115 (all species key); Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF}: 1 (catalogue); Emery, 1900e: 176 (all species, males key); Emery, 1910b PDF: 17 (diagnosis, subgenera key, catalogue); Gallardo, 1920 PDF: 312 (Argentina species key); Borgmeier, 1955 PDF: 162, 175 (diagnosis, all species revision, key); Kempf, 1972b PDF: 101 (Neotropical catalogue); Watkins, 1976 PDF}: 9 (all species key); Watkins, 1982 PDF}: 209 (Mexico species key); Billen, 1986b: 170 (Dufour's gland); Brandão, 1991 PDF: 341 (catalogue); Bolton, 1995a PDF: 1049 (census); Bolton, 1995b: 184 (catalogue); Palacio, 1999: 151 (Colombia species key).

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