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Species: Myrmelachista ramulorum   Wheeler, 1908 

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Myrmelachista ramulorum fortior

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2016)

1 subspecies

Myrmelachista ambigua subsp. ramulorum Wheeler, 1908a: 155, pl. 11, figs. 9, 10 (w.q.m.) PUERTO RICO. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species: Wheeler, 1934g PDF: 189.
Current subspecies: nominal plus Myrmelachista ramulorum fortior.


Nearctic Region: Florida
Neotropical Region: Bahamas, Dominican Republic, Panama, Puerto Rico

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 0 times found in tropical hardwood forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times in twigs of large tree of coccoloba uvifera by front gate, 1 times sweet orange, 1 times isolated pasture tree, 1 times in twigs of a large tree of Coccoloba uvifera, 1 times ex Cinnamomum zeylanicum, 1 times at light.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 0 times Dead branch on tree, 1 times hand, 0 times On foliage.

Elevations: collected from 35 - 762 meters, 299 meters average

Type specimens: syntype Myrmelachista ramulorum: jtlc000005280; syntype of Myrmelachista ramulorum: casent0912343

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