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Species: Platythyrea sinuata   (Roger, 1860) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Ponera sinuata Roger, 1860 PDF: 297 (w.m.) SURINAM. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Platythyrea: Roger, 1863a PDF: 173.
Senior synonym of Platythyrea boliviana, Platythyrea meinerti: Brown, 1975 PDF: 9.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

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

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ground forager(s).

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Epigaeic pitfall.

Elevations: collected from 160 - 210 meters, 193 meters average

Type specimens: type of Platythyrea meinerti: casent0922390; type of Platythyrea meinerti boliviana: casent0922389; type of Ponera sinuata: focol0855, focol0856

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