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Species: Acropyga palaga   LaPolla, 2004 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Acropyga palaga LaPolla, 2004a PDF: 54, figs. 22, 41, 47, 48, 50 (w.m.) COSTA RICA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Costa Rica
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

This species has only been collected from two localities, both in Costa Rica (Alajuela and Estrella Valley [type locality]).


The type series was collected by W. M. Mann in 1924, in Valle de Estrella. Mann was probably collecting in lowland rainforest near the extensive banana plantations at Valle de Estrella.


See under A. exsanguis.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Elevations: collected at 50 m

Collect Date Range: collected on 1924-04-01

Type specimens: paratype Acropyga palaga: jtlc000005436

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