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Species: Nylanderia bruesii   (Wheeler, 1903) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Prenolepis bruesii Wheeler, 1903c PDF: 106, fig. 9 (w.q.m.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Nylanderia (Nylanderia): Emery, 1914f PDF: 422; in Paratrechina (Nylanderia): Emery, 1925d PDF: 222; in Nylanderia: LaPolla et al., 2010A PDF: 127.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Mexico, United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:


Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in oak-juniper woodland, 1 times found in riparian woodland/desert scrub, 1 times found in Bottomland river, 1 times found in Desert canyon forest, 1 times found in mesic area, 1 times found in Oak woods, 1 times found in oak-oine-juniper woodland, 1 times found in oak-pine forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times under rock, 1 times nest beneath rock, 1 times stomach of Red licker, 1 times near brook, 1 times in Tallandsia plant, 1 times under stone, near stream, 1 times under stone, 1 times under rock near stream.

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

Elevations: collected from 152 - 1951 meters, 1467 meters average

Type specimens:

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