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Species: Megalomyrmex leoninus   Forel, 1885 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Megalomyrmex leoninus Forel, 1885a PDF: 372 (w.) COLOMBIA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

See also: Brandão, 1990b PDF: 436.


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

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in montane wet forest, 1 times found in La Esperanza, Bosque Semi decíduo.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times night trail sweep, 1 times forager on ground, 1 times Ex hojarasca.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times sweep, 1 times search, 1 times pan trap.

Elevations: collected from 300 - 1140 meters, 583 meters average

Type specimens: Lectotype of Megalomyrmex leoninus: casent0908787

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