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Species: Procryptocerus scabriusculus   Forel, 1899 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2017)

Procryptocerus striatus r. scabriusculus Forel, 1899B: 45 (w.) COSTA RICA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[First available use of Procryptocerus striatus schmalzi scabriusculus Emery, 1894d PDF: 198; unavailable name.].
Raised to species: Kempf, 1951 PDF: 89.


Neotropical Region: Alajuela, Aragua, Atlántida, Belize, Cauca, Chiapas, Colima, Colombia, Comayagua, Costa Rica, Cundinamarca, El Salvador, Francisco Morazán, Guanacaste, Guatemala, Heredia, Honduras, Izabal, Jinotega, Lara, Limón, Matagalpa, Miranda, Monagas, Nayarit, Nicaragua, Oaxaca, Olancho, Panama, Petén, Puntarenas, Región Autónoma del Atlántico Norte, Risaralda, San José, Sololá, Tamaulipas, Tolima, Trujillo, Valle del Cauca, Venezuela, Veracruz, Zacapa

Distribution Notes:

Mexico to Venezuela. Range Map.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 6 times found in lowland tropical rain forest, 10 times found in lowland wet forest, 7 times found in tropical rainforest, 6 times found in montane wet forest, 5 times found in mesophil forest, 3 times found in moist forest and second growth veg., 1 times found in montane r.f.edge, 2 times found in montane rainforest edge, 1 times found in mature rainforest, 1 times found in tropical/mesic forest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 18 times beating vegetation, 5 times nest in dead branch, 8 times ex sifted leaf litter, 8 times Malaise trap, 2 times ex dead twig, 1 times ex Cattleya mossiae., 3 times Cattleya, 1 times in Acacia twig., 1 times Small patch of moist forest, nesting in the tip of a vertical dead stick, with t, 1 times secondary forest, ex twig., 1 times ex dead, hanging branch, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 24 times search, 9 times hand collecting, 20 times Beating, 5 times MiniWinkler, 5 times Malaise, 4 times Malaise trap, 2 times maxiWinkler, 2 times Baiting, 2 times Foraging, 1 times Night MiniWinkler, 0 times On achiote tree, ...

Elevations: collected from 110 - 1900 meters, 802 meters average

Type specimens: Lectotype of Procryptocerus striatus schmalzi scabriusculus: casent0904888

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