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Species: Acromyrmex lobicornis   (Emery, 1888) 

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See Also:

Acromyrmex lobicornis cochlearis, Acromyrmex lobicornis ferrugineus, Acromyrmex lobicornis pencosensis, Acromyrmex lobicornis pruinosior

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Extant: 4 valid subspecies

Atta (Acromyrmex) lobicornis Emery, 1888c PDF: 358 (w.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Emery, 1905f: 52 (q.m.).
Combination in Acromyrmex: Bruch, 1914 PDF: 216.
[Incorrectly recorded from Ivory Coast: Santschi, 1928f PDF: 209.].
Senior synonym of Acromyrmex bucki: Gonçalves, 1961 PDF: 148.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Brazil
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Itapúa, Misiones, Ñeembucú, Paraguarí, Pte. Hayes

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Acromyrmex lobicornis   Santschi, F., 1928, Descriptions de nouvelles fourmis Ethiopiennes. (Suite.), Revue de Zoologie et de Botanique Africaines 16, pp. 191-213: 209-210, (download) 209-210 3630
Acromyrmex lobicornis   Wild, A. L., 2007, A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 1622, pp. 1-55: 30, (download) 30 21367

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in dunes, 1 times found in san dunes.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times on Baccharis sp., 1 times ground nest.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times direct collection.

Elevations: collected from 5 - 2200 meters, 593 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1966-12-14 and 2009-03-18

Type specimens: syntype of Acromyrmex lobicornis: casent0904999; syntype of Acromyrmex lobicornis rufidens: casent0912459

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