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Species: Gnamptogenys tortuolosa   (Smith, 1858) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Ponera tortuolosa Smith, 1858a PDF: 99 (w.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Ectatomma (Gnamptogenys): Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 26; Emery, 1896g PDF: 51; in Gnamptogenys: Mayr, 1886c PDF: 358; Brown, 1958g PDF: 230.
Senior synonym of Gnamptogenys quitensis: Brown, 1958g PDF: 230.
See also: Lattke, 1995 PDF: 189.


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in lowland rainforest, 1 times found in wet forest, 1 times found in 1� forest, 1 times found in in rainforest, 1 times found in Plateau.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times strays, 1 times nest in dead wood, 1 times tall forest, rocky soil, 1 times Leaf litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times search, 1 times Baited pitfall, 1 times Flight intercept pan trap, 1 times litter sample, 1 times pan trap, 1 times Pitfall72h.

Elevations: collected from 100 - 619 meters, 260 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Gnamptogenys tortuolosa: casent0900549; syntype of Gnamptogenys tortuolosa quitensis: casent0907192

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