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Species: Myrmelachista schumanni   Emery, 1890 

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Myrmelachista schumanni_cf, Myrmelachista schumanni cordincola

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Myrmelachista (Decamera) schumanni Emery, 1890b: 70 (footnote) (w.) COLOMBIA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Myrmelachista (Hincksidris): Kempf, 1972b PDF: 150.
Current subspecies: nominal plus Myrmelachista schumanni cordincola.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in second growth rainforest, 1 times found in wet forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ex Cordia nodosa, 1 times nested in expanded stems (galls?) of Duroia hirsuta (Rubiaceae), 1 times in Duroia hirsuta, 1 times in devils garden.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times search.

Elevations: collected from 350 - 750 meters, 483 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Myrmelachista schumanni: casent0905165

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