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Genus: Mycetagroicus   Brandão & Mayhé-Nunes, 2001 

Classification:

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Extant: 4 valid species

Mycetagroicus Brandão & Mayhé-Nunes, 2001: 641. Type-species: Mycetagroicus cerradensis, by original designation. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Genus Mycetagroicus references
Brandão & Mayhé-Nunes, 2001: 643 (all species key); Brandão & Mayhé-Nunes, 2008 PDF: 350 (all species key); Cantone, 2017 PDF: 213 (brief male diagnosis)

Distribution:

   (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists)   Genus is native to: Neotropical bioregion (based on species list records).

Neotropical Region: Brazil

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Mycetagroicus new genus  Brandão, C. R. F. & Mayhé-Nunes, A. J., 2001, A new fungus-growing ant genus, Mycetagroicus gen. nov. with the description of three new species and comments on the monophyly of the Attini (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Sociobiology 38, pp. 639-665: 641-644, (download) 641-644 20029
Mycetagroicus   Brandao, C. R. F. & Mayhe-Nunes, A. J., 2008, new species of the fungus-farming ant genus Mycetagroicus Brandao & Mayhe-Nunes A new species of the fungus-farming ant genus Mycetagroicus Brandao Mayhe-Nunes (Hymenoptera, Formicidae, Attini, Revista Brasileira de Entomologia 52, pp. 349-352: 350-352, (download) 350-352 22426


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