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Species: Pseudomyrmex fervidus   (Smith, 1877) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2017)

Pseudomyrma fervida Smith, 1877b PDF: 65 (w.) MEXICO. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Pseudomyrmex: Kempf, 1972b PDF: 218.


Neotropical Region: Atlántida, Chiapas, El Salvador, Escuintla, Francisco Morazán, Guatemala, Honduras, La Libertad, Matagalpa, Nicaragua, Oaxaca, Tabasco, Veracruz

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in 2nd growth seasonal dry forest, 1 times found in coffee plantation, 1 times found in lowland wet forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times nest in live stem Fabaceae, 1 times on low vegetation, 1 times beating vegetation, 0 times in rotten, not live branches of 40 ft.15 yr. old Tabebuia pentaphylla, 0 times ex Epidendrum lionepianum, 1 times loose in vegetation, 0 times bombac, tree trunk, 0 times 80 ft. tree, Cayo's potrero, 6ft. up trunk.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times search, 1 times Beating, 1 times beating vegetation.

Elevations: collected from 10 - 800 meters, 320 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Pseudomyrmex fervidus: casent0902922

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