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Formica hystrix Latreille, 1802a: 230, pl. 10, fig. 61 (w.) FRENCH GUIANA. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Emery, 1888c PDF: 357 (m.).
Combination in Atta: Haliday, 1836: 328; in Atta (Acromyrmex): Mayr, 1865: 83; in Acromyrmex: Santschi, 1925a PDF: 357.
Junior synonym of Acromyrmex octospinosus: Emery, 1924f PDF: 350.
Revived from synonymy, revived status as species and senior synonym of Acromyrmex emilii: Santschi, 1925a PDF: 357.
See also: Gonçalves, 1961 PDF: 143.
Current subspecies: nominal plus Acromyrmex hystrix ajax.


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