Acromyrmex lundii decolor

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Acromyrmex lundii decolor
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Acromyrmex
Species: A. lundii
Subspecies: A. lundii decolor
Trinomial name
Acromyrmex lundii decolor
(Emery, 1905)

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Argentina, Paraguay (type locality).

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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • decolor. Atta (Acromyrmex) pubescens subsp. decolor Emery, 1905c: 52 (w.) PARAGUAY. Combination in Acromyrmex: Bruch, 1914: 216. Currently subspecies of lundii: Bruch, 1914: 216.

Description

References

  • Bruch, C. 1914. Catálogo sistemático de los formícidos argentinos. Rev. Mus. La Plata 19: 211-234 (page 216, Combination in Acromyrmex, and subspecies of lundii)
  • Emery, C. 1905f. Revisione delle specie del genere Atta appartenenti ai sottogeneri Moellerius e Acromyrmex. Mem. R. Accad. Sci. Ist. Bologna (6)2:39-54 (page 52, worker described)