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Species: Probolomyrmex petiolatus   Weber, 1940 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2017)

Probolomyrmex petiolatus Weber, 1940c PDF: 76, fig. 1 (w.) PANAMA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Agosti, 1995 PDF: 433 (q.).
See also: Taylor, 1965d PDF: 363; Brown, 1975 PDF: 57.


Neotropical Region: Americas, Brazil, Central America, Chiapas, Chiriquí, Colombia, Ecuador, Guatemala, Matagalpa, Mato Grosso do Sul, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Petén, South America, Venezuela

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Probolomyrmex petiolatus   Taylor, R. W., 1965, A monographic revision of the rare tropicopolitan ant genus Probolomyrmex Mayr (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Transactions of the Royal Entomological Society of London 117, pp. 345-365: 363, (download) 363 2805
Probolomyrmex petiolatus   Agosti, D., 1995, A revision of the South American species of the ant genus Probolomyrmex (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Journal of the New York Entomological Society 102, pp. 429-434: 433, (download) 433 8080 GoogleMaps

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in tropical moist forest, 1 times found in 2º wet forest, 1 times found in tropical wet forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 5 times ex sifted leaf litter, 1 times ex litter u. broad leaved epiphyte.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times MiniWinkler, 1 times berlese, 2 times MaxiWinkler.

Elevations: collected from 70 - 1800 meters, 805 meters average

Type specimens:

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