Atta emilii

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Atta emilii
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Acromyrmex hystrix)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Acromyrmex
Species: Atta emilii
Forel, 1904

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Acromyrmex hystrix.


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

  • emilii. Atta (Acromyrmex) emilii Forel, 1904c: 32 (w.) BRAZIL. Wheeler, G.C. 1949: 675 (l.). Combination in Acromyrmex: Mann, 1916: 454. Junior synonym of hystrix: Santschi, 1925a: 357.