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Species: Pseudomyrmex peruvianus   (Wheeler, 1925) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Pseudomyrma ejecta var. peruviana Wheeler, 1925a: 11 (w.q.) PERU. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Pseudomyrmex: Kempf, 1972b PDF: 217.
Raised to species: Ward, 1985b PDF: 232.
See also: Ward, 1990 PDF: 486.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Colombia, French Guiana, Peru
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Lower-montane wet, tropical forest, 1 times found in secondary rainforest and clearings, 1 times found in rainforest edge, 1 times found in second-growth rainforest edge.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times sandy bank on edge of dry river channel, 2 times on low vegetation, 1 times ex dead stalk of Pitcairnia.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times hand collecting with Raid insect spray and beating sheet, 1 times beating vegetation.

Elevations: collected from 110 - 700 meters, 487 meters average

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