Atta vollenweideri lugens

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Atta vollenweideri lugens
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Atta sexdens)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Atta
Species: Atta vollenweideri lugens
Borgmeier, 1939

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 New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • lugens. Atta vollenweideri var. lugens Borgmeier, 1939: 424, fig. 19 (w.) BRAZIL. Junior synonym of piriventris: Gonçalves, 1942: 351.