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Species: Dolichoderus abruptus   (Smith, 1858) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Formica abrupta Smith, 1858a PDF: 45 (w.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

MacKay, 1993b PDF: 32 (q.m.).
Combination in Hypoclinea: Mayr, 1863a PDF: 423; Kempf, 1972b PDF: 118; in Dolichoderus: Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 156; in Dolichoderus (Hypoclinea): Emery, 1894d PDF: 228; in Dolichoderus: Shattuck, 1992c PDF: 77.
Junior synonym of Dolichoderus bidens: Roger, 1862b PDF: 285.
Revived from synonymy: Mayr, 1863a PDF: 423.
Senior synonym of Dolichoderus ursus: MacKay, 1993b PDF: 33.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador, French Guiana, Venezuela
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in wet forest clearing, 1 times found in edge of second-growth rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times foragers, 1 times on low vegetation.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times search, 1 times 793, 1 times yellow tray.

Elevations: collected from 25 - 500 meters, 195 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Dolichoderus abruptus: casent0902944; syntype of Hypoclinea ursus: casent0915562

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