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Species: Procryptocerus spiniperdus   Forel, 1899 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Procryptocerus spiniperdus Forel, 1899d PDF: 43 (footnote) (w.m.) TRINIDAD. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Kempf, 1951 PDF: 55 (lectotype designation).


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Brazil, Ecuador, Guyana, Panama, Peru, Trinidad and Tobago
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in rainforest, 1 times found in edge secondgrowth rainforest, 1 times found in montane wet forest, 1 times found in edge of second-growth rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times canopy fogging, 1 times recent treefall, 1 times year of colln uncertain, could be 1939 or 1931, illegible, 1 times This date is a guess based on label, 1 times foragers, 1 times ex dead twig, recent tree-fall, 1 times Canopy fogging sample.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times canopy fogging, 1 times search, 1 times Malaise trap.

Elevations: collected from 290 - 840 meters, 390 meters average

Type specimens: Lectotype of Procryptocerus spiniperdus: casent0909252; lectotype of Procryptocerus spiniperdus: casent0919594; paratype: jtl0004052, lacment140486, lacment140491, lacment140505, lacment140506, lacment140507

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