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Species: Neivamyrmex planidorsus   (Emery, 1906) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Eciton planidorsum Emery, 1906c PDF: 110 (w.) PARAGUAY. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Neivamyrmex (Acamatus): Emery, 1910b PDF: 25; in Neivamyrmex: Borgmeier, 1953 PDF: 6.
Senior synonym of Neivamyrmex paranense: Borgmeier, 1953 PDF: 9.
See also: Borgmeier, 1955 PDF: 421.


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

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

planidorsus (EmeryHNS 1906).

Literature records: Guairá (Borgmeier 1955, Emery 1906c).

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in tropical dry forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ex dead stalk of mint.

Elevations: collected at 260 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1900-10-14 and 1995-01-28

Type specimens: syntype of Eciton paraense: casent0905970; syntype of Neivamyrmex planidorsus: casent0903736

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