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Species: Dorymyrmex ensifer   Forel, 1912 

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Dorymyrmex ensifer laevigatus, Dorymyrmex ensifer weiseri

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Extant: 2 valid subspecies

Dorymyrmex ensifer Forel, 1912i PDF: 40 (w.) ARGENTINA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Dorymyrmex (Psammomyrma): Forel, 1912i PDF: 43.
Revived status as species: Gallardo, 1916b PDF: 37; Santschi, 1922c PDF: 367.
Current subspecies: nominal plus laevigatus, Dorymyrmex ensifer weiseri.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in sand dunes.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ground forager(s), 1 times Sandboden avec Göldii-exsanguis.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times yellow pan traps.

Elevations: collected from 5 - 2200 meters, 952 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Dorymyrmex ensifer: casent0909727

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