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Species: Crematogaster nitidiceps   Emery, 1895 

Classification:
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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Crematogaster victima var. nitidiceps Emery, 1895d PDF: 288 (footnote) (w.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Raised to species: Wild, 2007B PDF: 51.

Distribution:

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

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Caaguazú, Canindeyú, Cordillera, Guairá, San Pedro

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in dry forest, 1 times found in River edge second growth and highly degraded forest, 1 times found in dry forest/beach edge, 1 times found in gallery forest, 1 times found in 2nd growth rainforest, 2 times found in bosque medio, 1 times found in rainforest, 1 times found in semideciduous forest, 1 times found in tropical dry forest, 1 times found in bosque bajo, river edge, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Nesting in 5-8mm dia dead sticks, 1 times nest in 2cm dia dead branch, 1 times In bark cavities on live tree stump, 1 times Ex sifted leaf litter, 2 times wood, twig, 1 times Ticoporo Forest Reserve. Dense second growth with few larger trees. In dead stic, 2 times soil, 1 times nest in dead stick, 1 times in carton nest with Azteca, 1 times on low vegetation, 1 times ex live bamboo stem, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Winkler, 2 times direct collection, 2 times pitfall, 1 times canopy fogging, 1 times fogging, 1 times malaise trap, 1 times search.

Elevations: collected from 50 - 1380 meters, 250 meters average

Type specimens: syntype alegrensis: jtl056015; syntype nana: jtl056020; syntype of Crematogaster victima nitidiceps: casent0919711; syntype terricola: jtl056021; syntypes alegrensis: jtl056016, jtl056017; syntypes cristata: jtl055921; syntypes nitidiceps: jtl027819, jtl052388, jtl052389, jtl052390, jtl052391, jtl052392; syntypes themis: jtl056018; syntypes turbida: jtl056019; Type of unavailable quadrinomial: Crematogaster victima nitidiceps nana: casent0912784; Type of unavailable quadrinomial: Crematogaster victima nitidiceps pergens: casent0908430; Type of unavailable quadrinomial: Crematogaster victima nitidiceps turbida: casent0912785



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