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Species: Lasiophanes atriventris   (Smith, 1858) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Formica atriventris Smith, 1858a PDF: 51 (w.) CHILE. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Earliest junior synonym of Formica nigriventris Spinola, 1851a PDF: 239 [Junior primary homonym of Formica nigriventris Guérin-Méneville, 1831, pl. 8, fig. 4 (now in Leptomyrmex).], hence first available replacement name for Lasiophanes nigriventris [missing reference] Spinola, [no year]: Bolton, 1995b: 220 (see there for other synonymy, etc.).


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Nothofagus forest, 1 times found in Nothofagus dombeyi.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ground forager(s).

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Fogging.

Elevations: collected at 1050 m

Type specimens: Holotype of Acanthomyops rufoniger: casent0903223; Holotype of Acanthomyops negrensis: casent0903222

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