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Species: Cephalotes crenaticeps   (Mayr, 1866) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Cryptocerus crenaticeps Mayr, 1866a PDF: 515, pl., fig. 15 (q.) COLOMBIA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Paracryptocerus (Harnedia): Kempf, 1958a: 138; in Zacryptocerus: Brandão, 1991 PDF: 385; in Cephalotes: De Andrade & Baroni Urbani, 1999: 528.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Colombia, Venezuela
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times foraging on high vegetation.

Elevations: collected from 1100 - 1200 meters, 1150 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Cryptocerus crenaticeps: casent0919598

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