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Species: Linepithema oblongum   (Santschi, 1929) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Iridomyrmex humilis var. oblongus Santschi, 1929d PDF: 306 (w.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Wild, 2007A PDF: 98 (q.m.).
Combination in Linepithema: Shattuck, 1992a PDF: 16.
Raised to species: Snelling & Hunt, 1975 PDF: 90.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in park/garden, 1 times found in montane grassland.

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

Elevations: collected from 1330 - 3800 meters, 2744 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Linepithema oblongum: casent0911566

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