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Species: Megalomyrmex incisus   Smith, 1947 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

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

Taxonomic history


Neotropical Region: Amambay, Amazonas, Amazonas, Americas, Aragua, Atlántida, Brazil, Caribbean, Central America, Chiapas, Colombia, Colón, Comayagua, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Izabal, Madre de Dios, Meta, Mexico, Oaxaca, Panama, Paraguay, Pasco, Peru, Petén, Pichincha, San José, San Martín, South America, Trinidad and Tobago, Venezuela, Veracruz

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, 5 times found in tropical moist forest, 9 times found in 2º wet forest, 7 times found in mature rainforest, edge of forest near pasture and agricultural land, steep rocky terrain, 6 times found in tropical rainforest, 6 times found in 2º lowland tropical rainforest, 6 times found in lowland rainforest, 5 times found in 2º lowland rainforest, 4 times found in Bamboo forest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 80 times ex sifted leaf litter, 4 times Malaise trap, 1 times ex sifted litter, 1 times Ex horjarasca, 1 times beating veg., 1 times at bait, 1 times ex sifted litter, rotten wood.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 50 times MiniWinkler, 22 times MaxiWinkler, 8 times winkler, 3 times Berlese, 5 times Malaise trap, 1 times Malaise, 1 times baiting, 1 times beating.

Elevations: collected from 30 - 1100 meters, 468 meters average

Type specimens:

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