Atta capiguara

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Atta capiguara
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Atta
Species: A. capiguara
Binomial name
Atta capiguara
Gonçalves, 1944

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Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Brazil (type locality), Paraguay.

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Nomenclature

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

  • capiguara. Atta (Neoatta) capiguara Gonçalves, 1944: 234, figs. 1-6 (s.w.q.m.) BRAZIL. Combination in Atta (Epiatta): Borgmeier, 1950d: 250. See also: Gonçalves, 1947a: 209; Borgmeier, 1959b: 372.

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