Atta

Jerdon, T. C., 1851, A catalogue of the species of ants found in southern India., Madras Journal of Literature and Science 17, pp. 103-127: 105

publication ID

4764

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:FB264387-6556-4A30-B9E3-B490D5A1293A

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/ED1737D5-7EFA-5D59-3A42-21A67417B48A

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Christiana

scientific name

Atta
status

 

Gen. Atta  HNS  .

I possess 6 species of Ants, all of small size, which appear to be-long to this genus, having a sting, two knots in the first sigment of the abdomen, antennae not concealed in a cleft, thorax without spines, and short palpi.