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Species: Hylomyrma versuta   Kempf, 1973 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Hylomyrma versuta Kempf, 1973b PDF: 253, fig. 6 (w.q.) BELIZE. Neotropic. Primary type information: Holotype worker, paratype alate queen: Belize, Belmopan, 7 Aug 1972, in second growth forest (S. & J. Peck, berlesate no. 244) [MCZC, unique specimen identifier of holotype worker MCZ-ENT00035424, of paratype workers and alate queen MCZ-ENT00594451]. AntCat AntWiki HOL


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Belize, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 477 times found in mature wet forest, 112 times found in lowland rainforest, 74 times found in mesophyll forest, 43 times found in montane wet forest, 42 times found in tropical rainforest, 31 times found in tropical moist forest, 28 times found in mesophil forest, 24 times found in ridgetop cloud forest, 20 times found in lowland wet forest, 19 times found in 2º lowland rainforest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 842 times ex sifted leaf litter, 53 times sifted litter, 38 times Hojarasca, 7 times at bait, 2 times Hojarasca., 2 times wet forest litter, 1 times sifted leaf litter, 1 times litter, 1 times leaf litter sample, GIS 1800/900. [examples of each ant species, all parasitica, 1 times Aggregation of workers in leaf litter., 1 times Wet forest. Ex sifted leaf litter., ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 725 times MiniWinkler, 102 times Winkler, 92 times MaxiWinkler, 34 times Mini Winkler, 10 times Berlese, 7 times Baiting, 4 times Pitfall, 2 times Search & Berles, 2 times Pan Trap, mushroom baited times PF, 2 times search, ...

Elevations: collected from 30 - 2200 meters, 359 meters average

Type specimens: holotype Hylomyrma versuta: mcz-ent00035424; paratypes Hylomyrma versuta: mcz-ent00594451

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