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Species: Eurhopalothrix depressa   Ketterl et al., 2004 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Eurhopalothrix depressa Ketterl et al., 2004 PDF: 45, figs. 23 (w.q.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

See also: Longino, 2013 PDF: 118.

Distribution:

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

Distribution Notes:

Brazil (Rio Grande do Sul, São Paulo).

Identification:

This is a highly distinctive species, one of only two New World species with a transverse ridge on the frons, the other species being E. cimu from Cuba. Eurhopalothrix depressa has 16 erect spatulate setae on the face; E. cimu has none.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Elevations: collected at 1500 m

Type specimens:



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