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Species: Neivamyrmex melanocephalus   (Emery, 1895) 

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Neivamyrmex melanocephalus xipe

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

Eciton melanocephalum Emery, 1895d PDF: 260 (footnote) (w.) MEXICO. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Combination in Neivamyrmex (Neivamyrmex): Smith, 1942c PDF: 549; in Neivamyrmex: Borgmeier, 1953 PDF: 6.
Senior synonym of Neivamyrmex xipe: Smith, 1942c PDF: 549; Borgmeier, 1953 PDF: 19.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in pine/oak forest, 1 times found in oak-juniper woodland, 1 times found in agricultural zone, 1 times found in oak/juniper woodland, 1 times found in xerophyl scrub

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 3 times hand collecting, 2 times pitfall, 1 times at light

Elevations: collected from 1200 - 2290 meters, 2018 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Eciton melanocephalum xipe: casent0902638; syntype of Neivamyrmex melanocephalus: casent0903725

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