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Species: Gnamptogenys horni   (Santschi, 1929) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Ectatomma (Gnamptogenys) regulare st. horni Santschi, 1929h PDF: 475, fig. 47 (w.) GUYANA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Gnamptogenys: Brown, 1958g PDF: 228.
Raised to species: Brown, 1958g PDF: 228.
See also: Lattke, 1995 PDF: 170.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 10 times found in Bamboo forest, 1 times found in 2nd growth veg., stream edge, 1 times found in montane moist forest, 1 times found in wet forest, 2 times found in La Esperanza, Bosque Semi decíduo, 1 times found in rainforest, 1 times found in forest, 1 times found in moist forest edge, 1 times found in Pente, 1 times found in Plateau.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 12 times ex sifted leaf litter, 2 times Leaf litter, 1 times ex sifted litter, 2 times Ex hojarasca, 1 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 1 times nocturnal foragers on ground.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 12 times Winkler, 4 times direct collection, 1 times maxiWinkler, 1 times Winkler48h, 1 times Epigaeic pitfall, 1 times litter sample, 1 times Pitfall72h, 1 times search.

Elevations: collected from 85 - 860 meters, 405 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Ectatomma regulare horni: casent0915115

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