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Species: Acromyrmex heyeri   (Forel, 1899) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Atta (Moellerius) heyeri Forel, 1899d PDF: 31 (footnote) (s.w.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Emery, 1905f: 43 (q.m.); Bruch, 1921 PDF: 199 (q.m.); Goñi et al., 1984 PDF: 365 (k.).
Combination in Acromyrmex: Bruch, 1914 PDF: 217.
See also: Gonçalves, 1961 PDF: 127.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: 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

heyeri(ForelHNS 1899a).

Misiones, Ñeembucú (ALWC, IFML). Literature records: Misiones, Pte. Hayes (Fowler 1985).

Specimen Habitat Summary

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

Collected most commonly using these methods: 4 times direct collection.

Elevations: collected from 10 - 90 meters, 56 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 2002-10-31 and 2002-12-12

Type specimens: syntype of Acromyrmex heyeri: casent0909432, casent0909433; syntype of Acromyrmex heyeri gaudens: casent0912477; syntype of Acromyrmex heyeri lillensis: casent0912478, casent0912479; type of Atta (Moellerius) heyeri: focol0710, focol0069-1, focol0069-2

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