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Species: Anochetus neglectus   Emery, 1894 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Anochetus Mayri subsp. neglectus Emery, 1894d PDF: 188 (w.q.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species, senior synonym of Anochetus australis and material of the unavailable name Anochetus nobilis referred here: Brown, 1978c: 558.


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

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Canindeyú, Central, Concepción, Itapúa, Pte. Hayes

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

neglectus EmeryHNS 1894a.

Canindeyú, Central, Concepción, Itapúa, Pte. Hayes (ALWC, BMNH, INBP, LACM, MHNG).

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 6 times found in Semideciduous seasonal forest, 2 times found in Yard in the urban area, 1 times found in shaded lawn, 0 times found in Mata Ciliar (solo), 1 times found in park/garden.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Pasture, 1 times nest in soil, 1 times ex surface of pool.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times Suspended pitfall (4m) under light, 2 times Epigaeic pitfall, 1 times In Syntermes nest, 1 times Manual sampling, 1 times Baited pitfall, 1 times direct collection.

Elevations: collected from 600 - 1099 meters, 774 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Anochetus mayri neglectus nobilis: casent0915162; syntype of Anochetus australis: casent0903989; syntype of Anochetus mayri neglectus: casent0903988

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