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Species: Acanthognathus brevicornis   Smith, 1944 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Acanthognathus brevicornis Smith, 1944c PDF: 151 (w.q.) PANAMA. Neotropic. Primary type information: Type locality.-Canal Zone: Barro Colorado Island (James Zetek). Described from a holotype worker and an allotype female. Two paratype females do not differ appreciably from the allotype. All of these are deposited in the United States National Museum under U.S. N. M. No. 56862. The ants were collected sometime during the period from June to October 1943, and bear the label, Zetek No. 5105. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Brazil, Colombia, French Guiana, Guyana, Panama, Peru
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in 1� forest, 1 times found in Bamboo forest, 1 times found in Plateau.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Leaf litter, 1 times ex sifted leaf litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Winkler extractor, 1 times litter sample, 1 times winkler, 1 times Winkler48h.

Elevations: collected from 252 - 800 meters, 517 meters average

Type specimens:

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