Definition of Acromyrmex. Meaning of Acromyrmex. Synonyms of Acromyrmex

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Meaning of Acromyrmex from wikipedia

- Acromyrmex is a genus of New World ants of the subfamily Myrmicinae. This genus is found in South America and parts of Central America and the Caribbean...
- 47 species of leaf-chewing ants belonging to the two genera Atta and Acromyrmex. These species of tropical, fungus-growing ants are all endemic to South...
- the two genera of leafcutting ants within the tribe Attini, along with Acromyrmex. Atta exhibits a high degree of polymorphism, with four castes being present...
- sister group to the subtribe Dacetina. Leafcutter ants, including Atta and Acromyrmex, make up two of the genera. Their cultivars come from the fungal tribe...
- known as ant-fungus mutualism. Leafcutter ants belonging to the genus Acromyrmex are known for their mutualistic relationship with Basidiomycete fungi...
- list of leafcutter ants, comprising 42 species from two genera: Atta and Acromyrmex. "Species: Atta colombica". AntWeb. 2010-06-30. Retrieved 2010-08-19...
- Acromyrmex coronatus is a New World ant of the subfamily Myrmicinae found in the wild naturally from Guatemala to Brazil and Ecuador.[citation needed]...
- A. niger may refer to: Acromyrmex niger, an ant species found in southern Brazil and Paraguay Agelastes niger, the black guineafowl, a bird species found...
- however, genetic differences between worker castes have been noted in Acromyrmex sp. These polymorphisms are caused by relatively small genetic changes;...
- about 40 species. It includes some highly derived cultivars grown by the Acromyrmex and Atta leaf-cutting ants in an evolved ant–fungus mutualism. Species...
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