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Species: Acromyrmex lundii   (Guérin-Méneville, 1838) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Extant: 4 valid subspecies

Myrmica lundii Guérin-Méneville, 1838 PDF: 206 (w.m.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. Primary type information: Primary type material: syntype worker(s), syntype male(s) (numbers not stated). Primary type locality: Brazil: (no further data). Primary type depository: MNHN. Type notes: Kempf, 1972b PDF: 13, incorrectly gives the type-locality as Argentina. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Roger, 1863a PDF: 201 (w.); Wheeler, 1949 PDF: 675 (l.)
Combination in Atta: Roger, 1863a PDF: 200.
Combination in Atta (Acromyrmex): Forel, 1885a PDF: 356.
Combination in Acromyrmex: Forel, 1913m PDF: 237.
Status as species: Smith, 1858a PDF: 131; Roger, 1863a PDF: 200; Roger, 1863b PDF: 35; Mayr, 1863a PDF: 433; Forel, 1885a PDF: 356 (redescription); Emery, 1888c PDF: 358; Emery, 1888e PDF: 690; Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 153; von Jhering, 1894 PDF: 387; Forel, 1895b PDF: 139; Emery, 1905f: 52; Emery, 1906c PDF: 166; Forel, 1908 PDF: 349; Forel, 1912f PDF: 181; Forel, 1913m PDF: 237; Bruch, 1914 PDF: 216; Gallardo, 1915 PDF: 16; Gallardo, 1916e PDF: 330; Santschi, 1916e PDF: 386; Bruch, 1917d PDF: 431; Santschi, 1919f PDF: 51; Bruch, 1921 PDF: 192; Emery, 1924f PDF: 349; Santschi, 1925a PDF: 384; Borgmeier, 1927c PDF: 133; Kutter, 1932 PDF: 208; Kusnezov, 1953c PDF: 338; Kusnezov, 1956a PDF: 34 (in key); Gonçalves, 1961 PDF: 150; Kempf, 1972b PDF: 13; Zolessi & Abenante, 1977: 82; Zolessi et al., 1988: 5; Cherrett & Cherrett, 1989 PDF: 51; Bolton, 1995b: 56; Wild, 2007b PDF: 30.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Alto Paraguay, Central, Misiones, Ñeembucú, Pte. Hayes

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

lundii ( Guerin-MenevilleHNS 1838).

Alto Paraguay, Ñeembucú, Pte. Hayes, “Paraguay” (s. loc.) (ALWC, INBP, IFML, MCSN, USNM). Literature records: Central, Misiones, Ñeembucú (Fowler 1985).

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in citrus orchard, 1 times found in Pasture.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times nest of Atta lundi.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 5 times direct collection.

Elevations: collected from 5 - 100 meters, 67 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1911-09-01 and 2011-01-01

Type specimens: syntype of Atta laticeps dubia: casent0909418; syntype of Atta lundii risii: casent0909417; syntype of Atta pubescens bonariensis: casent0905005

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