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Species: Nylanderia fulva   (Mayr, 1862) 

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See Also:

Nylanderia fulva biolleyi, Nylanderia fulva cubana, Nylanderia fulva fumata, Nylanderia fulva fumatipennis, Nylanderia fulva incisa, Nylanderia fulva longiscapa, Nylanderia fulva nesiotis, Nylanderia fulva pubens

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

6 subspecies

Prenolepis (Nylanderia) fulva Mayr, 1862 PDF: 698 (w.q.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Forel, 1891c PDF: 94 (m.); Forel, 1912j PDF: 67 (m.).
Combination in Nylanderia (Nylanderia): Forel, 1908c PDF: 67; in Paratrechina (Nylanderia): Emery, 1925d PDF: 222; in Nylanderia: Kempf, 1972b PDF: 166; in Paratrechina: Snelling & Hunt, 1975 PDF: 122; in Nylanderia: LaPolla, Brady & Shattuck, 2010A PDF: 127.
Senior synonym of Nylanderia fumata: Wild, 2007B PDF: 45.
See also: Fernández, 2000B PDF: 146; Fox, et al. 2010: 795.


Cousin, Floreana, Isabela, Marchena, Pinta, Santa Fé, San Cristóbal, Santa Cruz, Seymour Norte.


Presente en la zona litoral en presencia de parches de Sesuvium sp.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Gallery Forest, 1 times found in rainforest edge

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 1 times Colecta manual

Elevations: collected from 10 - 400 meters, 140 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Nylanderia fulva: casent0903134; syntype of Prenolepis fulva: casent0915725; syntype of Prenolepis fulva fumata: casent0911029

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