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Species: Brachymyrmex australis   Forel, 1901 

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Brachymyrmex australis curtus

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Brachymyrmex minutus r. australis Forel, 1901g PDF: 302 (w.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species: Santschi, 1922e PDF: 260.
See also: Santschi, 1923b PDF: 662.
Current subspecies: nominal plus Brachymyrmex australis curtus.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Brazil, Costa Rica, Guyana, Jamaica, Mexico
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in scrubby riparian vegetation, 1 times found in second growth wet forest, 1 times found in secondgrowth forest edge.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times under loose bark, 1 times in dead wood on ground, 1 times collecting on one of the rock islands offshore, separated from land even at low.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times search.

Elevations: collected from 5 - 1250 meters, 550 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Brachymyrmex australis: usnment00757156

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