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Species: Acromyrmex rugosus   (Smith, 1858) 

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See Also:

Acromyrmex rugosus bigener, Acromyrmex rugosus navarroi, Acromyrmex rugosus rochai, Acromyrmex rugosus santschii, Acromyrmex rugosus vestitus

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

2 subspecies

Oecodoma rugosa Smith, 1858a PDF: 186 (q.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Forel, 1904d: 33 (w.); Emery, 1905f: 109 (m.).
Combination in Atta: Roger, 1863b: 35.
in Atta (Acromyrmex): Forel, 1893h PDF: 590; in Acromyrmex: Emery, 1924f: 348.
Revived from synonymy as subspecies of Acromyrmex coronatus: Emery, 1905f: 49.
Revived status as species: Santschi, 1925a PDF: 378; Santschi, 1925d PDF: 243.
Senior synonym of Acromyrmex pallida Smith: Forel, 1893h PDF: 590; of Acromyrmex bigener, Acromyrmex vestitus: Gonçalves, 1961 PDF: 159.
Current subspecies: nominal plus Acromyrmex rugosus rochai, Acromyrmex rugosus santschii.


Paraguay: Alto Paraná, Boquerón, Caaguazú, Canindeyú, Central, Cordillera, Guairá, Misiones, Paraguarí

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Wild, A. L., 2007:
Boquerón , Caaguazú , Canindeyú , Central, “Paraguay” (s. loc.) (ALWC, INBP, IFML, LACM, MCSN, MHNG MZSP, NHMB, USNM). Literature records: Alto Paraná , Caaguazú , Canindeyú , Central, Cordillera, Guairá , Misiones, Paraguarí , “Paraguay” (s. loc.) (Emery 1905, Fowler 1985, Santschi 1925a).

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Dry Chaco, scrub forest

Elevations: collected at 180 m

Type specimens: Holotype of Acromyrmex rugosus: casent0900495; Holotype of Oecodoma pallida: casent0900494; syntype of Acromyrmex rugosus bigener: casent0912470; syntype of Acromyrmex rugosus vestitus: casent0912471

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