Oecodoma abdominalis

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Oecodoma abdominalis
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Atta sexdens)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Atta
Species: Oecodoma abdominalis
Smith, F., 1858

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


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

  • abdominalis. Oecodoma abdominalis Smith, F. 1858b: 184, pl. 10, fig. 22 (q.) no locality given ("various parts of South America"). Combination in Atta: Roger, 1863b: 35. Junior synonym of sexdens: Mayr, 1865: 80.