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Species: Procryptocerus balzani   Emery, 1894 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Procryptocerus balzani Emery, 1894d PDF: 199 (w.q.) BOLIVIA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

See also: Kempf, 1951 PDF: 84.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

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

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times nest in twig above ground, 1 times Mulford Biol. Expd. 1921-1922., 1 times ex dead twig Escalonia, 1 times ex dead twig, 1 times blacklight, cloud forest..

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

Elevations: collected from 1100 - 2240 meters, 1494 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Procryptocerus balzani: casent0905780

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