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Species: Dorymyrmex brunneus   Forel, 1908 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Dorymyrmex pyramicus var. brunnea Forel, 1908 PDF: 385 (w.) ARGENTINA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Dorymyrmex (Conomyrma): Forel, 1913m PDF: 244.
Raised to species: Santschi, 1929d PDF: 305; Kusnezov, 1952j PDF: 430; Kempf, 1975c PDF: 375.


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

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Caagauzú, Canindeyú, Central, Cordillera, Guairá, Ñeembucú, Paraguarí, San Pedro

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Treatment Citation: Wild, A. L., 2007, A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 1622, pp. 1-55

brunneus ForelHNS 1908b.

Caagauzú, Canindeyú, Central, Cordillera, Guairá, Ñeembucú, Paraguarí, San Pedro, “Chaco” (Dept. unknown) (ALWC, IFML, INBP, LACM, MZSP, NHMB, NHMW). Literature records: Cordillera, “Paraguay” (s. loc.) (Emery 1913a, Forel 1911a).

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in edge of stream, 1 times found in Eucalyptus plantation 1 yo, 1 times found in Bosque alto edge.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Leaf litter, 1 times foraging ants.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 5 times direct collection, 2 times Manual, 1 times Pitfall, 1 times Pitfall48h.

Elevations: collected from 70 - 2500 meters, 556 meters average

Type specimens: Lectotype of Dorymyrmex brunneus: casent0909742; syntype of pyramicus brunneus connexa: casent0911528

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