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Species: Pseudomyrmex filiformis   (Fabricius, 1804) 


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Pseudomyrmex filiformis longiceps

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2017)

Distribution:


Neotropical Region: Aragua, Barinas, Brazil, Canindeyú, Chiapas, Colombia, Colon, Costa Rica, Ecuador, French Guiana, Goiás, Guatemala, Guyana, Limón, Magdalena, Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso do Sul, Panama, Panamá, Para, Paraguay, Peru, Petén, Puntarenas, Rupununi, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Venezuela

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Canindeyú, San Pedro

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 5 times found in tropical moist forest, 1 times found in tall secondgrowth forest, 2 times found in tropical wet forest, 1 times found in moist forest, 1 times found in scrubby riparian forest, 1 times found in Bosque alto, 1 times found in bosque en galería, 1 times found in Lowland wet, tropical forest, 1 times found in mature wet forest, 1 times found in Primary forest and second growth habitats, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ex dead stick, 2 times beating vegetation, 1 times Malaise trap, 1 times foragers on treefall, 1 times at bait, 1 times well-shaded area, 1 times strays, 1 times River edge second growth and highly degraded forest. Strays mainly from vegetati, 1 times nest in dead stick, 1 times ex dead twig of vine, 1 times ex dead twig, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times Search, 2 times Beating, 2 times treefall, 1 times Baiting, 1 times En Trampa Malaise, 1 times flight-intercept trap, 1 times Malaise, 1 times Malaise 2, 0 times Malaise trap.

Elevations: collected from 5 - 518 meters, 198 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Pseudomyrma cephalica: casent0902920; syntype of Pseudomyrma biconvexa: casent0902921, casent0907539; syntype of Pseudomyrma biconvexa longiceps: casent0907498



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