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)



Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Argentina, Paraguay (type locality).

Distribution based on AntMaps


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The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's Online Catalogue of the Ants of the World.

  • decolor. Atta (Acromyrmex) pubescens subsp. decolor Emery, 1905c: 52 (w.) PARAGUAY, ARGENTINA (Tucumán).
    • [Also noted as new by Emery, 1906c: 166; nomen nudum.]
    • Combination in Acromyrmex: Bruch, 1914: 216.
    • Subspecies of lundii: Bruch, 1914: 216; Santschi, 1916e: 386 (in key); Santschi, 1919f: 51; Emery, 1924d: 349; Santschi, 1925a: 397 (in key); Kempf, 1972a: 13; Bolton, 1995b: 55; Wild, 2007b: 30.



  • 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)