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        Genus
        Atta
        Author
        Fabricius
        Status
        Original name/combination, Valid
        Rank
        Genus
        Valid Subordinate Taxa
        Family
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        Subfamily
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        Genus
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        Species
        19
        Subspecies
        0
        Records
        135
        Specimen
        135
        Taxon Status # of Records
        Atta bisphaerica Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta capiguara Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta cephalotes Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta colombica Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta cubana Original name/combination 0
        Atta dissimilis Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta domicola Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta goiana Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta insularis Original name/combination 1
        Atta laevigata Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta mexicana Subsequent name/combination 4
        Atta opaciceps Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta pilosa Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta robusta Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta saltensis Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta sexdens Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta tardigrada Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta texana Subsequent name/combination 118
        Atta vollenweideri Subsequent name/combination 0
        Taxon Status # of Records
        Archaeatta Unavailable, literature misspelling 0
        Archeatta Original name/combination 0
        Atta (Acromyrmex) tardigrada Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta (Archeatta) insularis Subsequent name/combination 1
        Atta (Archeatta) mexicana Subsequent name/combination 4
        Atta (Archeatta) texana Subsequent name/combination 118
        Atta (Atta) cephalotes Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta (Atta) colombica Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta (Atta) sexdens Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta (Epiatta) Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta (Epiatta) capiguara Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta (Epiatta) laevigata Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta (Epiatta) opaciceps Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta (Epiatta) robusta Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta (Epiatta) vollenweideri Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta (Epiatta) vollenweideri saltensis Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta (Neoatta) Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta (Neoatta) bisphaerica Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta (Neoatta) bisphaerica subsp. opaciceps Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta (Neoatta) capiguara Original name/combination 0
        Atta (Neoatta) goiana Original name/combination 0
        Atta (Neoatta) laevigata Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta (Neoatta) laevigata saltensis Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta (Neoatta) laevigata subsp. saltensis Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta (Neoatta) opaciceps Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta (Neoatta) robusta Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta (Neoatta) sexdens Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta (Neoatta) vollenweideri Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta (Oecodoma) cephalotes Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta (Palaeatta) Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta (Palaeatta) bisphaerica Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta (Palaeatta) goiana Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta (Palaeatta) saltensis Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta (Trachymyrmex) tardigrada Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta Colombica Original name/combination 0
        Atta Columbica Unavailable, literature misspelling 0
        Atta Dissimilis Original name/combination 0
        Atta Domicola Original name/combination 0
        Atta Lebasi var. columbica Unavailable, literature misspelling 0
        Atta Vollenweideri Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta Vollenweideri var. saltensis Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta Wollenwiederi Unavailable, literature misspelling 0
        Atta Wollenwiederi st. saltensis Unavailable, literature misspelling 0
        Atta bisphaerica opaciceps Original name/combination 0
        Atta bisphaerica subsp. opaciceps Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta cephalotes cephalotes Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta cephalotes columbica Unavailable, literature misspelling 0
        Atta columbica Unavailable, literature misspelling 0
        Atta fervens subsp. insularis Subsequent name/combination 1
        Atta insularis insularis Subsequent name/combination 1
        Atta insularis mexicana Subsequent name/combination 4
        Atta insularis subsp. mexicana Subsequent name/combination 4
        Atta insularis subsp. texana Subsequent name/combination 118
        Atta insularis texana Subsequent name/combination 118
        Atta laevigata saltensis Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta laevigata subsp. vollenweideri Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta laevigata subsp. vollenweideri var. saltensis Unavailable, other 0
        Atta laevigata var. saltensis Original name/combination 0
        Atta leavigata Unavailable, literature misspelling 0
        Atta levigata Unjustified emendation 0
        Atta levigata r. Vollenweideri Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta levigata subsp. Vollenweideri Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta levigata var. saltensis Unavailable, literature misspelling 0
        Atta polita st. saltensis Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta polita subsp. saltensis Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta sexdens laevigata Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta sexdens r. Vollenweideri Original name/combination 0
        Atta sexdens r. vollenweideri Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta sexdens robusta Original name/combination 0
        Atta sexdens sexdens Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta sexdens sexdens var. bisphaerica Unavailable, other 0
        Atta sexdens subsp. laevigata Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta sexdens subsp. robusta Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta sexdens var. bisphaerica Original name/combination 0
        Atta sexdens var. laevigata Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta sexdens vollenweideri Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta tardigrada r. tardigrada Subsequent name/combination 0
        Atta vollenweideri saltensis Subsequent name/combination 0
        Epiatta Original name/combination 0
        Fecodoma tardigrada Unavailable, literature misspelling 0
        Formica (Atta) cephalotes Subsequent name/combination 0
        Formica 6 dens Subsequent name/combination 0
        Formica 6dens Subsequent name/combination 0
        Formica cephalotes Original name/combination 0
        Formica levigata Unjustified emendation 0
        Formica sexdens Original name/combination 0
        Monomorium dissimile Subsequent name/combination 0
        Monomorium domicola Subsequent name/combination 0
        Myrmica (Atta) Texana Original name/combination 118
        Myrmica (Atta) texana Subsequent name/combination 118
        Myrmica Texana Subsequent name/combination 118
        Myrmica cephalotes Subsequent name/combination 0
        Myrmica texana Subsequent name/combination 118
        Neoatta Original name/combination 0
        Oecodema laevigata Unavailable, literature misspelling 0
        Oecodema mexicana Unavailable, literature misspelling 4
        Oecodoma Colombica Subsequent name/combination 0
        Oecodoma Columbica Subsequent name/combination 0
        Oecodoma Mexicana Original name/combination 4
        Oecodoma Texana Subsequent name/combination 118
        Oecodoma cephalotes Subsequent name/combination 0
        Oecodoma colombica Subsequent name/combination 0
        Oecodoma insularis Subsequent name/combination 1
        Oecodoma laevigata Original name/combination 0
        Oecodoma mexicana Subsequent name/combination 4
        Oecodoma pilosa Original name/combination 0
        Oecodoma sexdens Subsequent name/combination 0
        Oecodoma tardigrada Original name/combination 0
        Oecodoma texana Subsequent name/combination 118
        Oecodoma textana Unavailable, literature misspelling 118
        Palaeatta Original name/combination 0
        Palaetta Unavailable, literature misspelling 0
        Texas leaf cutting ant Common name 118
        Texas leafcutting ant Common name 118
        Taxon Status Relationship Type
        Atta (Epiatta) Borgmeier Subsequent name/combination junior_synonym
        Epiatta Borgmeier Original name/combination junior_synonym
        Palaetta Borgmeier Unavailable, literature misspelling junior_synonym
        Archeatta Gonçalves Original name/combination junior_synonym
        Atta (Neoatta) Gonçalves Subsequent name/combination junior_synonym
        Archaeatta Gonçalves Unavailable, literature misspelling junior_synonym
        Neoatta Gonçalves Original name/combination junior_synonym
        Atta (Palaeatta) Borgmeier Subsequent name/combination junior_synonym
        Palaeatta Borgmeier Original name/combination junior_synonym
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              Title Author Publication Year Annotation
              Systema Piezatorum. 1804-03-01 original description. Type: Formica cephalotes Linnaeus, designated by Wheeler (1911)
              Synopsis and classification of Formicidae. 2003-02-01 systematic references, description
              Biologia Centrali-Americana; or, contributions to the knowledge of the fauna and flora of Mexico and Central America. Insecta. Hymenoptera. Vol. III. (Formicidae.) 1899-01-01 species of Mexico and Central America
              Die Gattung Dorylus Fab. und die systematische Eintheilung der Formiciden. 1895-12-01 placed in subfamily Myrmicini, tribe Attii
              A catalogue of the species of ants found in southern India. 1854-02-01 description
              Cadre synoptique actuel de la faune universelle des fourmis. 1917-01-01 placed in tribe Attini, section Mycetomyrmicinae of subfamily Myrmicini
              A skeleton of a new arrangement of the families, subfamilies, tribes and genera of the ants, or the superfamily Formicoidea. 1905-08-01 placed in Cryptoceridae, Attinae
              Catalogus hymenopterorum hucusque descriptorum systematicus et synonymicus. Volumen VII: Formicidae (Heterogyna). 1893-02-01 catalog of world species
              Études myrmécologiques en 1884; avec une description des organes sensoriels des antennes. 1885-12-01 placed in tribe Attidae of subfamily Myrmicidae
              The ants of North America. 1950-07-01 keyed, subgeneric classification, species of North America
              Reise der Oesterreichischen Fregatte Novara um die Erde in den Jahren 1857, 1858, 1859, unter den befehlen des Commodore B. von Wuellerstorf-Urbair. Zoologischer Theil. Formicidae. 1865-11-01 description, list of species
              Histoire naturelle des insectes. Hyménoptères. I. 1835-12-26 description
              Formicidarum index synonymicus. 1863-02-01 catalog of world species, synonymy
              Iconographie de regne animal de G. Cuvier, ou representation d'apres nature de l'une des especes les plus remarquables, et souvent non encore figurees, de chaque genre d'animaux. 1844-09-07 treated as subgenus of Formica Latreille
              Orden VII. Himenópteros. 1851-12-01 description
              Formicina austriaca. Beschreibung der bisher im oesterreichischen Kaiserstaate aufgefundenen Ameisen nebst Hinzufuegung jener in Deutschland, in der Schweiz und in Italien vorkommenden Ameisen. 1855-02-01 description, species of Europe, keyed
              Beschreibung Nassauischer Ameisenarten. 1852-03-01 description, keyed
              Genera crustaceorum et insectorum, secundum ordinem naturalem in familias disposita, iconibus exemplisque plurimis explicata. Vol. 4. 1809-05-01 description, synonymy
              Considérations générales sur l'ordre naturel des animaux composant les classes des Crustacés, des Arachnides, et des Insectes 1810-12-01 description, designation of type species
              A catalogue of the species of ants found in southern India. 1851-02-01 description
              Die europäischen Formiciden. 1861-11-01 description, keyed, key to species
              An introduction to the modern classification of insects; founded on the natural habits and corresponding organisation of the different families. 1840-06-01 description
              Nouvelle méthode de classer les Hyménoptères et les Diptères. 1807-05-01 description
              Hymenopterologische Studien. 1. Formicariae. 1850-01-01 keyed
              Hymenopterologische Studien. 1. Formicariae. 1850-01-01 keyed
              Die Insektenfauna der Tertiärgebilde von Oeningen und von Radoboj in Croatien. Zweite Abtheilung: Heuschrecken, Florfliegen, Aderflügler, Schmetterlinge und Fliegen. 1850-02-01 keyed
              Ueber die Abtheilung der Myrmiciden, und eine neue Gattung derselben. 1853-02-01 description
              Verzeichniss der Formiciden-Gattungen und Arten. 1863-01-01 catalog of world species, description, change in concept
              Catalogue of the hymenopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part VI. Formicidae. 1858-12-01 description
              A catalogue of the aculeate Hymenoptera and Ichneumonidae of India and the Eastern Archipelago. 1871-11-01 catalog of species of India and East Indies, placed in family Myrmicidae
              A new leaf cutting ant. 1881-01-01 description, distribution
              Le monde des fourmis (fin). 1885-01-01 description
              Description des fourmis d'Europe pour servir a l'étude des insectes myrmécophiles. 1874-08-01 keyed, key to genera of Europe, catalog of species of Europe
              Synopsis of the families and genera of the Hymenoptera of America, north of Mexico, together with a catalogue of the described species, and a bibliography. 1887-10-01 keyed, catalog of species of America north of Mexico
              Notes on Mexican ants. 1868-02-01 description
              Saggio di un ordinamento naturale dei Mirmicidei e considerazioni sulla filogenesi delle formiche. 1877-12-01 placed in Attidae
              Enumeración sistemática y sinonimica de los formícidos argentinos, chilenos y uruguayos. 1890-02-01 list of species of Argentina, Chile, Uruguay
              Report upon the aculeate Hymenoptera of the islands of St. Vincent and Grenada, with additions to the parasitic Hymenoptera and a list of the described Hymenoptera of the West Indies. 1900-10-01 list of species of West Indies
              On stridulation in ants. 1893-03-01 description
              Clef analytique des genres de la famille des formicides, pour la détermination des neutres. 1896-12-01 keyed, treated as genus in subfamily Myrmicinae
              Sur la classification de la famille des formicides, avec remarques synonymiques. 1893-12-01 placed in tribe Attii, subfamily Myrmicinae
              Vorläufige Studien über di Radoboj-Formiciden, in der Sammlung der k.k. geologischen Reichsanstalt. 1867-02-01 keyed
              An analytical key to the genera of the family Formicidae, for the identification of the workers. (Translated by Willam Morton Wheeler.) 1902-06-01 keyed
              Voyage de MM. Bedot et Pictet dans l'Archipel Malais. Formicides de l'Archipel Malais. 1893-12-01 description, placed in informal group Attini gemini
              A fauna das formigas do Brazil. 1895-12-01 catalog of species of Brazil
              Ueber den Polymorphismus und Ergatomorphismus der Ameisen. 1895-12-01 description
              Revisione delle specie del genere Atta appartenenti ai sotto-generi Moellerius e Acromyrmex; con figure intercalate nel testo. 1905-12-01 key to species
              Catalogo systematico da collecção de formigas do Ceará. 1908-01-01 list of species of Ceará, Brazil
              Ants, their structure, development and behavior. 1910-01-01 keyed, list of species of North America, placed in tribe Attii, subfamily Myrmicinae
              A list of the type species of the genera and subgenera of Formicidae. 1911-12-01 designation of type species
              Études sur les Myrmicinae. 1913-03-08 description, list of species and infraspecific taxa
              Formicides Néotropiques. Part II. 3me sous-famille Myrmicinae Lep. (Attini, Dacetii, Cryptocerini). 1912-01-01 relationships within Attini
              Intorno alla classificazione dei Myrmicinae. 1914-12-01 placed in tribe Attini, section Eumyrmicinae, subfamily Myrmicinae
              Formicoidea. Formicidae. 1916-12-31 keyed
              Observaciones sobre algunas hormigas de la República Argentina. 1915-02-01 keyed
              Suplemento al catálogo de los formícidos argentinos. I. (Addenda et corrigenda.) 1915-08-01 catalog of species of Argentina
              A key to the known species of South Carolina ants, with notes (Hym.). 1918-04-01 keyed, species of South Carolina
              Notes systématiques et éthologiques sur les fourmis attines de la République Argentine. 1916-02-01 description, keyed, key to species of Argentina
              Catalogo sistematico de los formicidos argentinos. 1914-08-01 catalog of species of Argentina
              Keys to the genera and subgenera of ants. 1922-05-01 keyed, nominate subgenus keyed
              Hymenoptera, Fam. Formicidae, subfam. Myrmicinae. 1924-06-24 description, keyed, catalog of species
              Mélange myrmécologique. 1929-12-01 description of cephalotes group, key to species and infraspecific taxa of cephalotes group
              Catalogo systematico e synonymico das formigas do Brasil. 2 parte. Subf. Pseudomyrminae, Myrmicinae, Formicinae. 1927-07-01 catalog of species of Brazil
              Nova contribuição para o conhecimento das formigas neotropicais (Hym. Formicidae). 1939-07-01 list of species and infraspecific taxa
              A generic and subgeneric synopsis of the United States ants, based on the workers. 1947-11-01 description, keyed, list of species of the United States
              Contribuição para o conhecimento do gênero Atta Fabr., das formigas saúvas. 1942-02-01 key to species, nominate subgenus keyed, incorrectly indicated as new subgenus, description of nominate subgenus
              A list of the type-species of the genera and subgenera of Formicidae. 1943-07-01 citation of type species, placed in tribe Attini, subfamily Myrmicinae
              An annotated list of the ants of Indiana. 1944-07-01 species of Indiana
              A generic and subgeneric synopsis of the male ants of the United States. 1943-11-01 description, keyed
              Saúvas do sul e centro do Brasil. 1947-08-01 description, list of species of Brazil, key to species of central and south Brazil
              The larvae of the fungus-growing ants. 1949-12-01 description, keyed
              Atta-Studien (Hym. Formicidae). 1950-03-01 key to subgenera, nominate subgenus keyed, list of species, description of nominate subgenus, key to species and subspecies of nominate subgenus
              Formicidae. 1951-04-01 catalog of species of America north of Mexico
              Estudos sôbre Atta (Hym. Formicidae). 1950-03-01 key to subgenera, nominate subgenus keyed, list of species, description of nominate subgenus, key to species and subspecies of nominate subgenus
              Check list of the ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) of Asia. 1951-05-01 species of Asia
              Claves para la identificacion de las hormigas de la fauna Argentina. 1956-02-01 keyed
              The ant larvae of the subfamily Myrmicinae. 1960-12-01 keyed
              Nomenclatural notes on Proatta and Atta (Hym.: Formicidae). 1958-12-01 synonymy
              Revision der Gattung Atta Fabricius (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). 1959-07-01 taxonomic history, description, key to subgenera, nominate subgenus keyed, key to species, description of nominate subgenus
              Notes on the leaf-cutting ants, Atta spp., of the United States and Mexico (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). 1963-07-01 key to species of the United States and Mexico
              Family Formicidae. 1958-04-01 supplement to catalog of species of America north of Mexico
              A synopsis of common and economic Illinois ants, with keys to the genera (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). 1971-07-01 keyed
              The Panamanian Atta species (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). 1968-07-01 key to species of Panama
              Catalogo abreviado das formigas da Regiao Neotropical. 1972-02-01 catalog of species of Neotropical region, catalog of species of nominate subgenus of Neotropical region
              Family Formicidae. 1967-06-01 second supplement to catalog of species of America north of Mexico
              Catálogo de lo himenópteros de Cuba. 1973-08-01 catalog of species of Cuba
              A comparison of the Hylean and Congo-West African rain forest ant faunas. 1973-01-31 distribution, synonymy
              Clave para la determinación de los géneros de hormigas neotropicales. 1984-07-01 keyed
              Ant larvae: review and synthesis. 1976-12-01 keyed
              A comparative study of the myrmicine sting apparatus (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). 1978-02-01 description
              [The origin and early stages of evolution of ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).] 1988-04-01 placed in tribe Attini, subfamily Myrmicinae, distribution through geological time
              A simplified conspectus of the Formicidae. 1985-12-01 placed in tribe Attini of subfamily Myrmicinae
              Filogenia do gênero Atta Fabricius (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). 1986-10-01 phylogeny within the genus
              Las hormigas de Colombia: Arrieras del género Atta (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). 1988-06-01 description, list of species of Colombia, key to species of Colombia
              Superfamily Formicoidea. 1979-04-01 cataloged, catalog of species of America north of Mexico
              A guide to the species identification of New World ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). 1989-02-01 published keys for species identification
              Hormigas argentinas. Clave para su identificación. 1978-05-01 keyed, key to species of Aragentina
              The ants. 1990-12-01 placed in tribe Attini, subfamily Myrmicinae, keyed
              Identification guide to the ant genera of the world. 1994-12-01 keyed, placed in tribe Attini, subfamily Myrmicinae
              El mundo de las hormigas. 2004-12-01 keyed
              Taxonomic studies on ants of Southern India (Insecta: Hymenoptera: Formicidae). 1999-04-01 keyed, species of southern India
              Nomina Insecta Nearctica. A check list of the insects of North America. Volume 2: Hymenoptera, Mecoptera, Megaloptera, Neuroptera, Raphidioptera, Trichoptera. 1996-02-01 checklist of species of North America
              Adendos ao catálogo abreviado das formigas da região Neotropical (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). 1991-09-01 addendum to catalog of Kempf (1972), cataloged
              A phylogenetic analysis of the fungus-growing ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Attini) based on morphological characters of the larvae. 1995-02-01 placed in attoid clade of Attini Smith
              Special issue: List of Neotropical Ants. Número monográfico: Lista de las hormigas neotropicales 2004-12-01 list of species of Neotropical region
              Claves para la identificación de subfamilias y géneros de hormigas de Antioquia y Chocó, Colombia. 2001-04-01 keyed
              Subfamilia Myrmicinae. 2003-11-30 description
              A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). 2007-01-01 species of Paraguay
              Phylogeny of leafcutter ants in the genus Atta Fabricius (Formicidae: Attini) based on mitochondrial and nuclear DNA sequences. 2009-05-01 phylogenetic analysis of relationships among species and subgenera
              Lista comentada de las hormigas (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) del norte de México. 2010-05-01 description
              Ants of North America. A guide to the genera. 2007-06-01 description, keyed
              Hormigas cortadoras de hojas de Colombia: Acromyrmex & Atta (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Fauna de Colombia - Monografía No. 5. 2015-06-01 description, keyed, list of species of Colombia, key to species of Colombia
              Determiner(s) # of Records
              E. L. Wickliff (Edward) 11
              Collecting Method # of Records
              sweeping 3
              none specified 132
              Occurence
              S. M. Fullerton (Stuart M.) [1], L. H. Ray [2], J. C. Moser (John C.) [3], D. E. Read [4], H. Clebsch (Hans) [5], C. R. Taylor [6], J. S. Hine (James Stewart) [7], R. Werner [8], D. J. Borror (Donald J.) [9], A. Cerice [10], A. I. Sayre O'Barion (Agnes Imogene) [11]