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Cryptocerus maculatus Smith, 1876d PDF: 607, pl. 11, fig. 6 (q.) BRAZIL. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Emery, 1894d PDF: 208 (s.w.); Forel, 1905e PDF: 158 (m.); Wheeler & Wheeler, 1954b PDF: 156 (l.).
Combination in Paracryptocerus (Harnedia): Kempf, 1952 PDF: 18; in Zacryptocerus: Hespenheide, 1986: 395; in Cephalotes: De Andrade & Baroni Urbani, 1999 PDF: 375.
Senior synonym of Cephalotes nanus and material of the nomen nudum Cephalotes cearensis referred here: Kempf, 1952 PDF: 19; of Cephalotes magdalenensis: De Andrade & Baroni Urbani, 1999 PDF: 375.
See also: Forel, 1911g PDF: 258; Menozzi, 1927d PDF: 336.


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