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Species: Dinoponera quadriceps   Kempf, 1971 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2015)

Dinoponera quadriceps Kempf, 1971 PDF: 380 (w.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[First available use of Dinoponera grandis mutica quadriceps Santschi, 1921g PDF: 84; unavailable name.].
Senior synonym of Dinoponera opaca: Kempf, 1975c PDF: 344.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 4 times found in Caatinga, 1 times found in trop. rainforest, level

Collected most commonly using these methods or in the following microhabitats: 1 times window trap

Elevations: collected from 1 - 660 meters, 330 meters average

Type specimens:

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