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Species: Pseudomyrmex acanthobius   (Emery, 1896) 

Classification:
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See Also:

Pseudomyrmex acanthobius cocae, Pseudomyrmex acanthobius virgo

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Extant: 2 valid subspecies

Pseudomyrma acanthobia Emery, 1896h PDF: 628, fig. A (w.q.m.) PARAGUAY. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Pseudomyrmex: Kusnezov, 1953f PDF: 214.
Senior synonym of Pseudomyrmex fuscata: Wild, 2007B PDF: 54.
Current subspecies: nominal plus Pseudomyrmex acanthobius cocae, Pseudomyrmex acanthobius virgo.
See also: Gallardo, 1932a PDF: 63.

Distribution:

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

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Alto Paraguay, Central, Concepción, Cordillera, Pte. Hayes

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Pseudomyrmex acanthobius   Wild, A. L., 2007, A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 1622, pp. 1-55: 40, (download) 40 21367
Pseudomyrmex acanthobius   Wild, A. L., 2007, A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 1622, pp. 1-55: 54-55, (download) 54-55 21367

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in Chaco, 1 times found in Humid chaco, 1 times found in pasture/old field.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times Vegetation.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Manual.

Elevations: collected from 50 - 90 meters, 80 meters average

Type specimens: Lectotype of Pseudomyrmex acanthobius: casent0904059; syntype of Pseudomyrma acanthobia fuscata: casent0904060



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