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Species: Cephalotes peruviensis   De Andrade, 1999 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Cephalotes peruviensis De Andrade, 1999B: 555, fig. 261 (w.) PERU. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Costa Rica, Peru
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Peru, Costa Rica. Costa Rica: Osa Peninsula.


Natural History:

I know this species from one worker found in a recent treefall. The tree was a large canopy Inga in Corcovado National Park (Sirena).


Andrade, M. L. de, and C. Baroni Urbani. 1999. Diversity and adaptation in the ant genus Cephalotes, past and present (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Stuttgarter Beitrage zur Naturkunde Serie B (Geologie und Palaontologie) 271:1-889.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Elevations: collected at 10 m

Type specimens:

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