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Species: Nylanderia pubens   (Forel, 1893) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2018)

Prenolepis (Nylanderia) fulva r. pubens Forel, 1893j PDF: 338 (w.q.m.) ANTILLES. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Paratrechina (Nylanderia): Emery, 1925d PDF: 222; in Nylanderia: Kempf, 1972b PDF: 167; in Paratrechina: Trager, 1984b PDF: 143; in Nylanderia: LaPolla, Brady & Shattuck, 2010A PDF: 127.
Junior synonym of Nylanderia fulva: Creighton, 1950a PDF: 406.
Revived from synonymy and raised to species: Trager, 1984b PDF: 143.


 Species is native to: Neotropical bioregion (based on species list records).

Nearctic Region: Florida, North America, Texas, United States, Washington, D.C.
Neotropical Region: Americas, Anguilla, Barbados, Caribbean, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Galapagos Islands, Galápagos, Guadeloupe, Haiti, Martinique, Puerto Rico, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, South America

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Libando en flores de Scalesia cordata.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Pitfall trap.

Elevations: collected from 4 - 670 meters, 337 meters average

Type specimens: syntype of Nylanderia pubens: casent0911031

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