Atta moelleri meinerti

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Atta moelleri meinerti
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Acromyrmex coronatus)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Acromyrmex
Species: Atta moelleri meinerti
Forel, 1893

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

Nomenclature

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

  • meinerti. Atta (Acromyrmex) moelleri st. meinerti Forel, 1893e: 599 (q.) BRAZIL. Emery, 1905c: 45 (w.); Santschi, 1925a: 364 (w.). Combination in Acromyrmex: Forel, 1916: 429. Subspecies of coronatus: Santschi, 1925a: 364. Junior synonym of coronatus: Gonçalves, 1961: 135.

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