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Species: Atta vollenweideri   Forel, 1893 

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Atta vollenweideri depilis, Atta vollenweideri lizeri, Atta vollenweideri lugens, Atta vollenweideri obscurata, Atta vollenweideri piriventris, Atta vollenweideri polita, Atta vollenweideri saltensis, Atta vollenweideri tristis

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2016)

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

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.


Neotropical Region: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay

Distribution Notes:

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)

Treatment Citation: Wild, A. L., 2007, A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 1622, pp. 1-55

vollenweideri ForelHNS 1893a.

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; type of Atta sexdens r. vollenweideri: focol2967, focol2968

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