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Species: Atta vollenweideri   Forel, 1893 

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See Also:

Atta vollenweideri depilis, Atta vollenweideri lugens, Atta vollenweideri obscurata, Atta vollenweideri piriventris, Atta vollenweideri tristis

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

Atta sexdens r. vollenweideri Forel, 1893h PDF: 588 (s.w.q). AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Forel, 1912f PDF: 179 (m.).
Combination in Atta (Neoatta): Gonçalves, 1942 PDF: 348; Borgmeier, 1959b PDF: 374.
in Atta (Epiatta): Borgmeier, 1950d PDF: 248.
Raised to species: Forel, 1912f PDF: 179.
Subspecies of Atta laevigata: Forel, 1913m PDF: 237; Emery, 1924f: 354.
of Atta sexdens: Emery, 1913bb: 259.
Revived status as species: Forel, 1915c PDF: 358; Gallardo, 1916e PDF: 341; Santschi, 1919f PDF: 50; Santschi, 1922c PDF: 363.
Senior synonym of Atta tristis: Borgmeier, 1959b PDF: 374.


Paraguay: Alto Paraguay, Boquerón, Central, Concepción, Itapúa, Ñeembucú, Pte. Hayes

Brasil: Porto Murtinho

Taxon Page Author History

On 2013-03-05 11:43:56 Rogerio Silvestre modified Distribution

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Borgmeier, T., 1939:
Possuo tres operários cotypos que devo á gentileza do dr. Santschi (Santa Fé , v. Steiger). O gaster é inteiramente liso e brilhante.

Wild, A. L., 2007:
Boquerón , Pte. Hayes, “Paraguay” (s. loc.) (ALWC, IFML, MCSN, MZSP, USNM). Literature records: Alto Paraguay, Boquerón , Central, Concepción , Itapúa , Ñeembucú , Pte. Hayes (Borgmeier 1959b, Fowler 1985).

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Dry Chaco transition

Elevations: collected at 124 m

Type specimens: syntype of Atta vollenweideri: casent0909442, casent0909443; syntype of Atta vollenweideri tristis: casent0912498

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