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Species: Pogonomyrmex coarctatus   Mayr, 1868 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Pogonomyrmex coarctatus Mayr, 1868b PDF: 170 (w.) ARGENTINA. Neotropic. Primary type information: Argentina, Buenos Aires: Bahía Blanca (Strobel leg.); CASENT0173362; Naturhistorisches Museum, Vienna, Austria (NMW). AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Mayr, 1887 PDF: 614 (q.); Bruch, 1917b PDF: 303 (m.).
See also: Gallardo, 1932c PDF: 150.
Johnson, 2015 10.11646/zootaxa.4029.1.1 PDF: 18 (lectotype designation).


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Uruguay
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in in disturbed roadside grassland.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times small tumulus mound with chaff, late morning mating flight in progress, 1 times 4" tumulus nest.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times 1609.

Elevations: collected from 15 - 890 meters, 193 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Pogonomyrmex coarctatus striaticeps: casent0904101; Lectotype of Pogonomyrmex bruchi: casent0173345; Lectotype of Pogonomyrmex coarctatus: casent0173362; Lectotype of Pogonomyrmex coarctatus striaticeps: casent0249049; paralectotype: casent0914199; paratype of Pogonomyrmex coarctatus: casent0900387; syntype of Pogonomyrmex bruchi: casent0907667; type of Pogonomyrmex coarctatus: focol1213

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