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Species: Atta dissimilis   Jerdon, 1851 

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Note: Not a Valid Taxon Name

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Atta dissimilis Jerdon, 1851 PDF: 107 (w.) INDIA. Indomalaya. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Unidentifiable taxon; incertae sedis in Atta: Bolton, 1995b: 76.
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  Geographic regions: Not found on any curated Geolocale/Taxon lists.
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Treatment Citation: Jerdon, T. C., 1851, A catalogue of the species of ants found in southern India., Madras Journal of Literature and Science 17, pp. 103-127

5. Atta dissimilisHNS, N. S.

About 1 - 10 th of an inch long, head oblong, rounded; eyes moderate, antennas suddenly thickening at the last joint, thorax very slightly grooved, abdominal pedicles narrow above, both equally raised, first rather more conic than the second; abdomen long oval, colour blackish throughout. I have only found this Ant in small numbers on trees in Malabar,

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