Acromyrmex nobilis

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Acromyrmex nobilis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Acromyrmex
Species: A. nobilis
Binomial name
Acromyrmex nobilis
Santschi, 1939

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Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Brazil (type locality), Venezuela.

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Distribution based on specimens

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The above specimen data are provided by AntWeb. Please see Acromyrmex nobilis for further details




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

  • nobilis. Acromyrmex (Acromyrmex) nobilis Santschi, 1939e: 317 (w.) BRAZIL. [Also described as new by Santschi, 1939f: 164.] See also: Gonçalves, 1961: 156.



  • Bolton, B. 1995b. A new general catalogue of the ants of the world. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 504 pp. (page 56, catalogue)
  • Gonçalves, C. R. 1961. O genero Acromyrmex no Brasil (Hym. Formicidae). Stud. Entomol. 4: 113-180 (page 156, see also)
  • Santschi, F. 1939e. Études et descriptions de fourmis néotropiques. Rev. Entomol. (Rio J.) 10: 312-330 (page 317, worker described)
  • Santschi, F. 1939f. Résultats scientifiques des croisières du navire-école belge, "Mercator". XIV. Formicidae s. lt. Mém. Mus. R. Hist. Nat. Belg. (2) 15: 159-167 (page 164, also described as new)