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Species: Cephalotes auricomus   (Wheeler, 1936) 

Classification:
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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Hypocryptocerus haemorroidalis subsp. auricomus Wheeler, 1936c PDF: 202 (w.) DOMINICAN REPUBLIC. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species: De Andrade & Baroni Urbani, 1999: 89.
See also: Kempf, 1951 PDF: 148.

Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Dominican Republic
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Neotropical

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 10 times found in secondary broadleaf forest, 2 times found in disturbed broadleaf moist forest, 1 times found in secondary transitional forest, 1 times found in mature secondary broadleaf forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times nest in dead, hollow stick, 3 times foragers in leaf litter, 3 times nest in dead, standing sapling, 1 times nest in dead branch, 1 times nest in dead sapling, 1 times nest in dead branch on live tree, 1 times foragers on dead branch, 1 times nest in dead stick on live tree.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 14 times hand collecting.

Elevations: collected from 210 - 720 meters, 311 meters average

Type specimens:



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