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This is a LIST OF LEAFCUTTER ANTS , comprising 42 species from two genera: Atta and Acromyrmex .

SPECIES IMAGE COMMON NAME DISTRIBUTION

Atta bisphaerica

Atta capiguara

Atta cephalotes

Atta colombica
Atta colombica

Guatemala
Guatemala
to Colombia
Colombia
, Costa Rica
Costa Rica

Atta insularis

Occurs only in Cuba
Cuba

Atta laevigata

Hormiga culona, Bachaco from Colombia
Colombia
to Paraguay
Paraguay

Atta mexicana

Mexico
Mexico
crossing into Arizona
Arizona

Atta opaciceps

Atta robusta

Atta saltensis
Atta saltensis

Atta sexdens

southern United States
United States
to northern Argentina
Argentina

Atta silvai

Atta texana
Atta texana

Town ant, Parasol ant, Fungus ant, Texas
Texas
leafcutter ant, Cut ant, Night ant. Texas
Texas
, Louisiana
Louisiana
, northeastern states of Mexico
Mexico

Atta vollenweideri
Atta vollenweideri

Acromyrmex ameliae

southern Brazil
Brazil

Acromyrmex ambiguus

Quenquém-preto-brilhante Brazil
Brazil
, Paraguay
Paraguay
, Uruguay
Uruguay

Acromyrmex aspersus

Quenquém-rajada southern Brazil
Brazil
and Peru
Peru

Acromyrmex balzani

eastern Paraguay
Paraguay
and southern Brazil
Brazil

Acromyrmex coronatus

Quenquém-de-árvore Guatemala
Guatemala
to Brazil
Brazil
and Ecuador
Ecuador

Acromyrmex crassispinus

Quenquém-de-cisco throughout South America
South America
, especially in Argentina
Argentina
and Paraguay
Paraguay

Acromyrmex diasi

Quenquém-mirime, Formiga-carregadeira Brazil
Brazil

Acromyrmex disciger

Quenquém-mirime, Formiga-carregadeira Paraguay
Paraguay

Acromyrmex fracticornis

southern Brazil
Brazil
, Paraguay
Paraguay
and northern Argentina
Argentina

Acromyrmex heyeri

Formiga-de-monte-vermelha Paraguay
Paraguay
, Argentina
Argentina
, Brazil
Brazil
, and Uruguay
Uruguay

Acromyrmex hispidus

Formiga-mineira ( Acromyrmex hispidus fallax), Quenquém-de-cisco-da-Amazônia southern Brazil
Brazil
and Bolivia
Bolivia
.

Acromyrmex hystrix

Quenquém-de-cisco-da-Amazônia the Amazon and Ecuador
Ecuador
.

Acromyrmex landolti

Boca-de-cisco ( Acromyrmex landolti balzani), Formiga rapa-rapa ( Acromyrmex landolti balzani), Formiga-rapa ( Acromyrmex landolti balzani), Formiga meia-lua ( Acromyrmex landolti balzani), Formiga-mineira ( Acromyrmex landolti fracticornis, Acromyrmex landolti landolti), Formiga-mineira-vermelha ( Acromyrmex landolti fracticornis, Acromyrmex landolti landolti)

Acromyrmex laticeps

Formiga-mineira ( Acromyrmex laticeps laticeps), Formiga-mineira-vermelha ( Acromyrmex laticeps laticeps), Quenquém-campeira ( Acromyrmex laticeps migrosetosus)

Acromyrmex lobicornis

Quenquém-de-monte-preta

Acromyrmex lundii

Hormigas Jardineras, Hormiga negra, Formiga-mineira ( Acromyrmex lundi pubescens), Formiga-mineira-preta, Quenquém-mineira ( Acromyrmex lundi carli, Acromyrmex lundi lundi)

, Quenquém mineira-preta ( Acromyrmex lundi carli, Acromyrmex lundi lundi) Brazil
Brazil
, northern Argentina
Argentina
, and Paraguay
Paraguay

Acromyrmex mesopotamicus

Acromyrmex niger

Carieira, Quenquém-mineira-da-Amazônia Brazil
Brazil
, Paraguay
Paraguay

Acromyrmex nigrosetosus

Acromyrmex nobilis

Carieira, Quenquém-mineira-da-Amazônia

Acromyrmex octospinosus

Bachaco sabanero, Carieira, Quenquém-mineira-da-Amazônia southern Mexico
Mexico
to Panama
Panama
, across northern South America
South America
in Venezuela
Venezuela

Acromyrmex pulvereus

Acromyrmex rugosus

Formiga-quiçaçá ( Acromyrmex rugosus rochai), Saúva (Acromyrmex rugosus rugosus), Formiga-lavradeira ( Acromyrmex rugosus rugosus), Formiga-mulatinha ( Acromyrmex rugosus rugosus)

Acromyrmex silvestrii

Acromyrmex striatus

Formiga-de-rodeio, Formiga-de-eira

Acromyrmex subterraneus

Quenquém-de-cisco-graúda ( Acromyrmex subterraneus bruneus), Quenquém-caiapó-capixaba ( Acromyrmex subterraneus molestans), Caiapó ( Acromyrmex subterraneus subterraneus)

Acromyrmex versicolor

Acromyrmex volcanus

REFERENCES

* ^ "Species: Atta colombica". AntWeb. 2010-06-30. Retrieved 2010-08-19. * ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2010-06-16. Retrieved 2010-08-22. * ^ http://rspb.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/274/1621/1971

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