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Species: Ochetomyrmex neopolitus   Fernández, 2003 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Ochetomyrmex neopolitus Fernández, 2003H: 643, figs. 1D-F, 1H-L (w.q.) COLOMBIA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 12 times found in Forest, 2 times found in rainforest, 2 times found in wet forest, 1 times found in Mata Ciliar, 1 times found in 2� forest, 1 times found in Bamboo forest, 1 times found in Plateau.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 1 times nocturnal foragers, 1 times Leaf litter, 1 times ex sifted litter, rotten wood, 1 times ex sifted leaf litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 12 times epigaeic pitfall, 1 times Winkler 6, 1 times search, 2 times winkler, 1 times Winkler48h, 1 times litter sample.

Elevations: collected from 116 - 700 meters, 403 meters average

Type specimens: paratype neopolitus: jtlc000003297; paratype of Ochetomyrmex neopolitus: casent0901983

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