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Species: Atta hostilis   Smith, 1858 

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Note: Not a Valid Taxon Name

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Carebara hostilis

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Atta hostilis Smith, 1858a PDF: 165 (w.q.) SOUTH AFRICA. Afrotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: syntype worker(s), syntype queen (numbers not stated). Type-locality: South Africa: Port Natal (= Durban) (no collector’s name). Type-depository: BMNH. AntCat AntWiki HOL
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