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Species: Pogonomyrmex schmitti   Forel, 1901 

Classification:
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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Pogonomyrmex (Ephebomyrmex) schmitti Forel, 1901j PDF: 339 (w.) HAITI. Neotropic. Primary type information: HAITI—no additional locale data given (P.J. Schmitt leg.); CASENT0173356; NHMW. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Pogonomyrmex (Ephebomyrmex): Wheeler, 1902d PDF: 390; in Ephebomyrmex: Kempf, 1972b PDF: 106; in Pogonomyrmex: Bolton, 1995b: 341.
Current subspecies: nominal plus Pogonomyrmex schmitti darlingtoni.
Johnson & Cover, 2015 PDF: 244 (lectotype designation).

Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Dominican Republic, Haiti
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Neotropical

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in dry forest, limestone, 1 times found in open, coastal dry scrub to 10' tall.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times Under rock in bare clay in open on lower slope, 2 times H50 under rock.

Elevations: collected from 18 - 1060 meters, 366 meters average

Type specimens: Lectotype of Pogonomyrmex schmitti: casent0173356; Lectotype of Pogonomyrmex schmitti sublaevigatus: antweb1008774; syntype of Pogonomyrmex schmitti: casent0907674; syntype of Pogonomyrmex schmitti sublaevigatus: casent0900391



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