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Species: Acropyga decedens   (Mayr, 1887) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Brachymyrmex decedens Mayr, 1887 PDF: 521 (w.q.m.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Rhizomyrma: Emery, 1906c PDF: 184; in Acropyga (Rhizomyrma): Emery, 1925d PDF: 29.
See also: LaPolla, 2004 PDF: 40.

Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Brazil, Ecuador
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Neotropical

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Semideciduous seasonal forest, 1 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood).

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Hypogaeic pitfall.

Elevations: collected at 400 m

Type specimens: Lectotype of Brachymyrmex decedens: casent0915708; paralectotype of Brachymyrmex decedens: casent0915709



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