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Species: Linepithema cerradense   Wild, 2007 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Linepithema cerradense Wild, 2007A PDF: 37, figs. 27, 28, 66, 104 (w.q.m.) PARAGUAY. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL


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

Distribution Notes:

Bolivia, eastern Brazil, Paraguay; Paraguay: Canindeyú, Central, Cordillera

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Treatment Citation: Wild, A. L., 2007, A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 1622, pp. 1-55

cerradense WildHNS 2007.

Canindeyú, Central, Cordillera (ALWC, BMNH, CASC, IFML, INBP, LACM, MCZC, MHNG MZSP, NHMB, UCDC, USNM). Literature records: Canindeyú, Central, Cordillera (Wild 2007).

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in cerrado, 1 times found in rainforest edge, 1 times found in 2nd growth forest edge, 1 times found in campo cerrado.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times ground forager(s), 1 times nest in soil, 1 times assorted strays and foragers.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times at light, 1 times 1200-1500 hr, cool sunny, 1 times about 100 w from pitfalls and baits, 1 times discovery plot 2. 32.5,5, 1 times discovery plot 2. 37.5,5, 1 times pitfall trap, 1 times pitfalls and baits.

Elevations: collected from 100 - 1000 meters, 642 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype: casent0106967

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