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Species: Mycetarotes parallelus   (Emery, 1906) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Cyphomyrmex parallelus Emery, 1906c PDF: 161, fig. 23 (w.q.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Kempf, 1960d PDF: 280 (m.).
Combination in Mycetarotes (Mycetarotes): Emery, 1913c PDF: 251; in Mycetarotes: Kempf, 1960d PDF: 279.
Senior synonym of Mycetarotes luederwaldti: Kempf, 1960d PDF: 279.


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

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Central, Misiones, Ñeembucú

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Mycetarotes parallelus   Wild, A. L., 2007, A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 1622, pp. 1-55: 33, (download) 33 21367
Mycetarotes parallelus   Kempf, W. W., 1960, A review of the ant genus Mycetarotes Emery (Hymenoptera, Formicidae)., Revista Brasileira de Biologia 20, pp. 277-283: 279-282, (download) 279-282 4561

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 4 times found in Yard in the urban area, 1 times found in Grassland, 1 times found in Bosque alto edge.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times foraging ants, 0 times Pasture, 1 times In grass.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Manual sampling, 1 times direct collection.

Elevations: collected from 75 - 659 meters, 204 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Atta luederwaldti: casent0909385; syntype of Mycetarotes parallelus: casent0904983

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