Pseudoatta argentina platensis

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Pseudoatta argentina platensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Pseudoatta
Species: P. argentina
Subspecies: P. argentina platensis
Trinomial name
Pseudoatta argentina platensis
Santschi, 1926

Known only from the types. Based on its congener, Pseudoatta argentina, it is assumed this ant is an inquiline.



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Argentina (type locality).

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

  • platensis. Pseudoatta argentina var. platensis Santschi, 1926d: 7 (q.m.) ARGENTINA.

Unless otherwise noted the text for the remainder of this section is reported from the publication that includes the original description.


Santschi 1926