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Species: Pseudomyrmex subater   (Wheeler & Mann, 1914) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Pseudomyrma elongata subsp. subatra Wheeler & Mann, 1914 PDF: 19 (w.) HAITI. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Pseudomyrmex: Kempf, 1972b PDF: 224.
Raised to species: Kempf, 1972b PDF: 224.
See also: Ward, 1985b PDF: 228; Ward, 1990 PDF: 486.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Bahamas, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Venezuela
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Canindeyú

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 6 times found in tropical dry forest, 4 times found in tropical moist forest, 4 times found in lowland wet forest, mesophyll forest times found in Coffee finca, 2 times found in rainforest edge, 1 times found in secondary broadleaf forest, 1 times found in Port of entry, 1 times found in second-growth rainforest, 1 times found in bosque medio, 1 times found in tropical rainforest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 7 times in dead twig, 7 times beating vegetation, 5 times on low vegetation, 3 times Malaise trap, 5 times ex Cladium culm, 1 times ex dead twig of vine, 1 times ex dead stalk of Arthrostylidium, 3 times ex dead twig Bursera simaruba, 1 times ex dead twig, 1 times strays on clothes, 1 times on orchids, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 7 times Beating, 3 times Malaise, 3 times malaise trap, 2 times Search, 1 times at light, 1 times hand collecting, 1 times Malaise 1, 1 times Malaise 2, 1 times Malaise 5, 1 times mostly beating vegetation (1 hour), some hand collections.

Elevations: collected from 20 - 1300 meters, 318 meters average

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