Apterostigma, Mayr, 1865

Mera-Rodríguez, Daniela, Serna, Francisco, Sosa-Calvo, Jeffrey, Lattke, John & Rabeling, Christian, 2020, A checklist of the non-leaf-cutting fungus-growing ants (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) from Colombia, with new biogeographic records, Check List 16 (5), pp. 1205-1227: 1213

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http://doi.org/ 10.15560/16.5.1205



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(16) Apterostigma   sp. 1, auriculatum   species-group

Material examined. COLOMBIA: Nariño • 1 worker; Barbacoas; 01°21′49″N, 078°04′45″W; alt. 640 m; 25–29 Jul. 2006; A. Miranda leg.; UNAB 5459 GoogleMaps   .

Comment. This presumably new species is only known from a single worker and will be described in a forthcoming taxonomic revision of the A. auriculatum   species-group.