Cephalotes atratus (Linnaeus, 1758) valid
Formica atrata Linnaeus, 1758: 581 (w.) "AMERICA MERIDIONALI". Neotropic.
  • [Misspelled as atratulus by Santschi, 1929d: 301.].
  • Latreille, 1802a: 274 (q.); Spinola, 1851b: 47; Spinola, 1853: 63 (m.); Wheeler & Wheeler, 1954b: 154 (l.).
  • Combination in Cryptocerus: Latreille, 1803: 280; Fabricius, 1804: 418; Latreille, 1809: 132; Leach, 1815: 147.
  • Combination in Cryptocerus (Cephalotes): Wheeler, 1916c: 12.
  • Combination in Cephalotes: Latreille, 1802b: 358; Emery, 1914b: 39; Santschi, 1916e: 381; Santschi, 1920f: 148; Smith, 1949c: 19.
  • Status as species: Linnaeus, 1767: 965; De Geer, 1773: 609; Fabricius, 1775: 395; Fabricius, 1782: 493; Retzius, 1783: 76; Gmelin, 1790: 2803; Christ, 1791: 516; Olivier, 1792: 500; Fabricius, 1793: 363; Latreille, 1802a: 272; Latreille, 1803: 280; Fabricius, 1804: 418; Gravenhorst, 1807: 287; Latreille, 1809: 132; Leach, 1815: 147; Latreille, 1817a: 526; Klug, 1824: 200; Lepeletier de Saint-Fargeau, 1835: 170; Guérin-Méneville, 1844a: 426; Spinola, 1851b: 47; Spinola, 1853: 63; Smith, 1853: 215; Smith, 1858a: 187; Mayr, 1862: 757; Smith, 1862b: 35; Smith, 1862d: 408; Roger, 1862c: 291; Mayr, 1863a: 405; Roger, 1863b: 38; Mayr, 1865: 114; Emery, 1878a: ix (in list); Mayr, 1884: 37; Emery, 1890b: 68; Dalla Torre, 1893: 141; Emery, 1894f: 4; Forel, 1895b: 133; Forel, 1899b: 48; Forel, 1899j: 273; Forel, 1901m: 50; Wheeler, 1905c: 128; Emery, 1906c: 170; Forel, 1906d: 235; Forel, 1907h: 3; Wheeler, 1908a: 144; Forel, 1909a: 257, 266; Forel, 1912f: 199; Bruch, 1914: 218; Emery, 1914b: 39; Mann, 1916: 448; Wheeler, 1916c: 12; Wheeler, 1916f: 326; Crawley, 1916b: 371; Santschi, 1916e: 381; Luederwaldt, 1918: 40; Wheeler, 1918b: 26; Santschi, 1920f: 148; Forel, 1921b: 134; Wheeler, 1922e: 12; Wheeler, 1923a: 4; Emery, 1924f: 303; Wheeler, 1925a: 36; Borgmeier, 1927c: 114; Borgmeier, 1934: 103; Menozzi, 1935b: 197; Eidmann, 1936b: 81; Santschi, 1939f: 163; Wheeler, 1942: 207; Smith, 1949c: 19; Kempf, 1951: 114 (redescription); Kempf, 1958a: 10; Kempf, 1961b: 514; Kempf, 1970c: 335; Kempf, 1972b: 75; Zolessi et al., 1988: 4; Brandão, 1991: 337; Bolton, 1995b: 140; De Andrade & Baroni Urbani, 1999: 111 (redescription); Wild, 2007b: 31; Bezděčková et al., 2015: 115; Sandoval-Gómez & Sánchez-Restrepo, 2019: 904.
  • Senior synonym of Cephalotes atratus crassispina: Kempf, 1951: 115; Kempf, 1958a: 10; Kempf, 1972b: 75; Bolton, 1995b: 140; De Andrade & Baroni Urbani, 1999: 111.
  • Senior synonym of Cephalotes dubitatus: Smith, 1858a: 188; Mayr, 1863a: 405; Roger, 1863b: 38; Mayr, 1865: 114; Dalla Torre, 1893: 141; Forel, 1899b: 48; Emery, 1924f: 304; Borgmeier, 1927c: 114; Kempf, 1951: 115; Kempf, 1972b: 75; Bolton, 1995b: 140; De Andrade & Baroni Urbani, 1999: 111.
  • Senior synonym of Cephalotes atratus erectus: De Andrade & Baroni Urbani, 1999: 112.
  • Senior synonym of Cephalotes atratus nitidiventris: Kempf, 1951: 115; Kempf, 1972b: 75; Bolton, 1995b: 140; De Andrade & Baroni Urbani, 1999: 111.
  • Senior synonym of Cephalotes quadridens: Retzius, 1783: 76; Latreille, 1802a: 272; Fabricius, 1804: 419; Latreille, 1817a: 526; Klug, 1824: 200; Smith, 1853: 215; Smith, 1858a: 188; Mayr, 1863a: 405; Roger, 1863b: 38; Mayr, 1865: 114; Dalla Torre, 1893: 141; Forel, 1895b: 133; Forel, 1899b: 48; Wheeler, 1908a: 144; Emery, 1924f: 303; Borgmeier, 1927c: 114; Kempf, 1951: 115; Kempf, 1958a: 10; Kempf, 1972b: 75; Bolton, 1995b: 140; De Andrade & Baroni Urbani, 1999: 111.
  • Senior synonym of Cephalotes atratus rufiventris: Kempf, 1951: 115; Kempf, 1958a: 10; Kempf, 1972b: 75; Bolton, 1995b: 140; De Andrade & Baroni Urbani, 1999: 111.
  • Material of the unavailable name Cephalotes atratus quadridens dehnowi referred here by Kempf, 1951: 115; Kempf, 1972b: 75; Bolton, 1995b: 140.
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