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Species: Pseudomyrmex peperi   (Forel, 1913) 

Classification:
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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Pseudomyrma peperi Forel, 1913m PDF: 213 (w.) GUATEMALA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Pseudomyrmex: Kempf, 1972b PDF: 222.
Senior synonym of Pseudomyrmex convarians, Pseudomyrmex saffordi Enzmann, [no year]: Ward, 1989a PDF: 452.
See also: Ward, 1993 PDF: 146.

Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Belize, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Nearctic, Neotropical

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 13 times found in tropical moist forest, 4 times found in 2º lowland rainforest, 3 times found in roadside edge, 2 times found in tropical dry forest, 2 times found in 2º lowland tropical rainforest, 1 times found in disturbed tropical forest, 1 times found in dry scrub, 2 times found in roadside, 1 times found in edge of clearing, 1 times found in lowland wet forest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 11 times beating vegetation, 17 times Acacia hindsii, 5 times ex swollen-thorn Acacia, 10 times Acacia, 7 times Malaise trap, 7 times Acacia collinsii, 6 times ex bullhorn acacia, 5 times Acacia costaricensis, 3 times on Acacia, 2 times ex ant acacia, 3 times Acacia donelliana, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 11 times Beating, 7 times Malaise, 2 times search, 1 times flight intercept trap, 1 times sweep net, 1 times uv, 220v, 1 times Baiting.

Elevations: collected from 10 - 910 meters, 335 meters average

Type specimens: Lectotype of Pseudomyrmex peperi: casent0907552; syntype of Pseudomyrma spinicola convarians: casent0907563



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