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Species: Acanthostichus texanus   Forel, 1904 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Acanthostichus texanus Forel, 1904e PDF: 168 (q.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Ctenopyga: Brown, 1975 PDF: 42.
Combination in Acanthostichus: MacKay, 1996 PDF: 168.
Senior synonym of Acanthostichus townsendi: Smith, 1955b PDF: 49.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Mexico, United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Nearctic, Neotropical

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in mesquite woodland.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times under dung.

Elevations: collected from 135 - 1000 meters, 711 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1895-05-06 and 2006-05-28

Type specimens: type: casent0103131

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