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Species: Neivamyrmex legionis   (Smith, 1855) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Eciton (Acamatus) legionis Smith, 1855c PDF: 164 (w.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Emery, 1900e: 521 (m.); Reichensperger, 1930: 321 (q.); Borgmeier, 1930 PDF: 22 (q.).
Combination in Neivamyrmex (Acamatus): Emery, 1894d PDF: 183 (in key); in Neivamyrmex: Borgmeier, 1953 PDF: 10.
See also: Borgmeier, 1955 PDF: 329.


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

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Alto Paraná

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

legionis (F. SmithHNS 1855).

Literature records: Alto Paraná, “Paraguay” (s. loc.) (Borgmeier 1930, Fowler 1981).

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in restinga.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times in termite nest, 1 times diurnal column.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times search.

Elevations: collected at 10 m

Type specimens: syntype of Neivamyrmex legionis: casent0902653

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