Atta moelleri modesta

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Atta moelleri modesta
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 modesta
Forel, 1901

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.

  • modesta. Atta (Acromyrmex) moelleri r. modesta Forel, 1901h: 49 (s.) BRAZIL. Combination in Acromyrmex: Luederwaldt, 1918: 39. Junior synonym of coronatus: Gonçalves, 1961: 135.

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