Labidus coecus (Latreille, 1802) valid
Formica coeca Latreille, 1802a: 270, pl. 9, fig. 56 (s.) SURINAME. Neotropic.
Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: none given, “Amérique méridionale”. Type-depository: possibly MHNG, possibly MNHN. Type notes: 1) Type-locality nominated as Suriname: Paramaribo, by Borgmeier, 1955: 87. 2) Latreille, 1802a: 271, says the specimen was “described from the collection of the naturalist Olivier.” According to Horn & Kahle, 1935: 150, Horn & Kahle, 1936: 197, Olivier’s collection is mostly in MNHN, with part in NMSE. Latreille’s Hymenoptera material passed through the de Romand collection and ended up in MHNG.
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