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Species: Acanthostichus brevicornis   Emery, 1894 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Acanthostichus brevicornis Emery, 1894d PDF: 142 (w.) FRENCH GUIANA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Mackay, 2004 PDF: 98 (q.).


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Brazil, French Guiana, Paraguay
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Treatment Citation: Wild, A. L., 2007, A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 1622, pp. 1-55

brevicornis EmeryHNS 1894a.

Canindeyú (ALWC, INBP, LACM, MHNG). Literature records: Canindeyú (MacKay 2004).

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Chaco, 1 times found in grazed 2nd growth, 1 times found in Picada "Las nubes", natural subtropical rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Soil, 1 times nest in soil.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Hand, 1 times Manual, 1 times baited probe.

Elevations: collected from 212 - 275 meters, 243 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Acanthostichus brevicornis: casent0903784

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