Atta goiana

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Atta goiana
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Atta
Species: A. goiana
Binomial name
Atta goiana
Gonçalves, 1942

Identification

Distribution

Distribution based on Regional Taxon Lists

Neotropical Region: Brazil (type locality).


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Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

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

  • goiana. Atta (Neoatta) goiana Gonçalves, 1942: 347 (m.) BRAZIL (Goiás).
    • Borgmeier, 1959b: 379 (w.).
    • Combination in Atta (Palaeatta): Borgmeier, 1950d: 245.
    • Status as species: Gonçalves, 1947a: 186; Borgmeier, 1950d: 245; Borgmeier, 1959b: 379 (redescription); Kempf, 1972a: 28; Cherrett & Cherrett, 1989: 53; Brandão, 1991: 328; Bolton, 1995b: 76.

Description

References

References based on Global Ant Biodiversity Informatics

  • Borgmeier T. 1950. Estudos sôbre Atta (Hym. Formicidae). Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz. Rio de Janeiro 48: 239-263.
  • Kempf, W.W. 1972. Catalago abreviado das formigas da regiao Neotropical (Hym. Formicidae) Studia Entomologica 15(1-4).