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Species: Simopelta laticeps   Gotwald & Brown, 1967 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Simopelta laticeps Gotwald & Brown, 1967 PDF: 273, figs. 15, 16 (w.) PERU. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Belonopelta: Baroni Urbani, 1975b PDF: 299.
Combination in Simopelta: Bolton, 1995b: 383.
See also: Mackay & Mackay, 2008b PDF: 305.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: French Guiana, Peru
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Slope, 1 times found in wet forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times LeafLitter, 1 times ex sifted litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Winkler, 1 times Winkler48h.

Elevations: collected from 335 - 2000 meters, 891 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1955-01-19 and 2015-03-01

Type specimens:

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