Atta piliventris

Smith, F., 1858, Catalogue of the hymenopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part VI. Formicidae., London: British Museum: 168

publication ID

8127

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

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treatment provided by

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scientific name

Atta piliventris
status

 

27- Atta piliventris   HNS   .

Female. Length 2 1/2 lines.-Black: the face anteriorly and the mandibles ferruginous; the apex of the flagellum and the tarsi pale testaceous. Head the same width as the thorax, slightly emarginate behind, and irregularly longitudinally striated. Thorax: the disk very closely and finely striated; the scutellum smooth and shining; the metathorax finely rugose. Abdomen ovate, and covered with fine pale silky pubescence; the head and thorax slightly pubescent.

Hab. Brazil (Tejuca). (Coll. Rev. Hamlet Clark.)

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Formicidae

Genus

Atta