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Species: Temnothorax striatulus   (Stitz, 1937) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Leptothorax striatulus Stitz, 1937b PDF: 133 (w.) MEXICO. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Temnothorax (Myrafant): Kempf, 1972b PDF: 132; in Temnothorax: Bolton, 2003 PDF: 272.
See also: Mackay, 2000 PDF: 413.


   (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists)
Neotropical Region: Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 33 times found in cloud forest, 3 times found in Bosque nuboso, 1 times found in disturbed pine forest, 1 times found in mesophyl forest, 1 times found in oak-pine forest, 1 times found in Port of entry, 1 times found in Bosque Encino y latifoliado, 1 times found in cloud forest & treefall gap, 1 times found in hardwood forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 25 times ex sifted leaf litter, 10 times beating vegetation, 2 times under epiphytes, 1 times nest under moss mat on felled tree, 1 times at bait, 1 times on treefall, 1 times on bromeliads, 1 times nest under epiphytes on old treefall, 1 times litter hand sort, 1 times ex leaf litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 16 times miniWinkler, 8 times search, 10 times Beating, 6 times maxiWinkler, 4 times Winkler, 1 times Baiting.

Elevations: collected from 1635 - 2800 meters, 2153 meters average

Type specimens: type of Leptothorax striatulus: focol2037, focol2038, focol2039; type striatulus Stitz: jtl278669

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