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Species: Sericomyrmex bondari   Borgmeier, 1937 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Sericomyrmex bondari Borgmeier, 1937b PDF: 248, figs. 37, 38 (w.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. Primary type information: BRAZIL, Bahia, Sul da Bahia, Áqua Preta, [-8.8333, -66.1667], 1 May 1936, G. Bondar; USNMENT01126238 (topmost specimen on the pin); MZSP. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 33 times found in rainforest, 24 times found in forest, 10 times found in rainforest, litter sample, 4 times found in primary forest, near creek, 3 times found in restinga forest, 3 times found in primary forest, 1 times found in semi-open to forest, 2 times found in forest edge, next to the road, 1 times found in primary forest, tall forest, rocky soil, 1 times found in forest to open habitat, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times Mata de restinga intracao fruto Protium hepraphyllum, 1 times Transecto 4-700, Winkler 4, 2 times Leaf litter, 1 times Transecto 9-200, Winkler 3, 1 times Transecto 9-100, Winkler 3, 1 times Transecto 7-400, Winkler 5, 1 times Transecto 5-600, Winkler 6, 1 times Transecto 4-00, Winkler 7, 1 times Transecto 4-00, Winkler 3, 1 times Transecto 3-700, Winkler 2, 1 times Trampa de caida T1T10, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 33 times Winkler, 10 times pitfall, 7 times hand collected, 2 times hand collection, 2 times litter sample, 2 times Winkler48h, 1 times hand collected, nest series, 2 times hand collecting, 1 times Winkler of litter, 1 times hand collected- nest series.

Elevations: collected from 5 - 800 meters, 334 meters average

Type specimens: Lectotype (topmost w) and paralectotypes (lower two w) of Sericomyrmex bondari: usnment01126238; syntype of Sericomyrmex beniensis: usnment01126217, usnment01126218, usnment01126219, usnment01126220, usnment01126221

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