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Species: Acromyrmex disciger   (Mayr, 1887) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Atta discigera Mayr, 1887 PDF: 551 (w.q.m.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Atta (Acromyrmex): Forel, 1893h PDF: 590.
Combination in Acromyrmex: Luederwaldt, 1918 PDF: 38.
See also: Gonçalves, 1961 PDF: 141
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Alto Paraná, Misiones

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

disciger (MayrHNS 1887).

Literature records: Alto Paraná, Misiones (Fowler 1985).

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in savannah.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ground nest.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 0 times Manual sampling.

Elevations: collected at 700 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1993-12-04 and 2013-01-01

Type specimens: syntype of Acromyrmex disciger: casent0900491; syntype of Atta discigera: casent0919615, casent0919616; type of Atta discigera: focol2914, focol2915

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