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Wikipedia Abstract

Perissomyrmex is a genus of ants in the subfamily Myrmicinae. It is known from the Neotropical and Oriental regions.The genus was first described in 1947 from two workers discovered in Hoboken plant quarantine in New Jersey, United States. The ants were found in the root of a Begonia plant that had been shipped from Guatemala.
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