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Species: Megalomyrmex incisus   Smith, 1947 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2017)

Megalomyrmex (Wheelerimyrmex) incisus Smith, 1947e PDF: 102 (w.) PANAMA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history


Neotropical Region: Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Trinidad and Tobago, Venezuela

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Amambay

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 15 times found in mesophil forest, 12 times found in lowland wet forest, 9 times found in 2º wet forest, 5 times found in tropical moist forest, 7 times found in mature rainforest, edge of forest near pasture and agricultural land, steep rocky terrain, 6 times found in 2º lowland tropical rainforest, 4 times found in Bamboo forest, 2 times found in forest, 5 times found in 2º lowland rainforest, 2 times found in 2º tropical rainforest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 74 times ex sifted leaf litter, 1 times Malaise trap, 1 times ex sifted litter, 1 times beating veg., 1 times ex sifted litter, rotten wood, 1 times Ex horjarasca.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 45 times MiniWinkler, 21 times MaxiWinkler, 8 times winkler, 3 times Berlese, 2 times Malaise trap, 1 times Malaise, 1 times beating.

Elevations: collected from 30 - 1100 meters, 486 meters average

Type specimens:

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