Formica sexdentata

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Formica sexdentata
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Atta sexdens)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Atta
Species: Formica sexdentata
Latreille, 1802

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.

  • sexdentata. Formica sexdentata Latreille, 1802a: 228, pl. 9, figs. 59, 60 (w.) FRENCH GUIANA. Junior synonym of sexdens: Latreille, 1802a: 228.