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Species: Apterostigma turgidum   Lattke, 1997 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Apterostigma turgidum Lattke, 1997 PDF: 176, figs. 24, 35, 58, 202, 203 (w.) COLOMBIA. Neotropic. Primary type information: Primary type material: holotype worker. Primary type locality: Colombia: Chocó, 10 km. SW San José del Palmar, Rio Torito, Finca Los Guaduales, 850 m., (C. Kugler). Primary type depository: MCZC. Secondary type information: Secondary type material: 3 paratype workers. Secondary type localities: 1 paratype worker with same data, 1 paratype worker Ecuador: Pichincha, 4 km. E Santo Domingo de los Colorados, 520 m.,, B-304 (S. & J. Peck), 1 paratype worker Panama: Cerro Campana, 950 m., 14-26.ii.1976 (A. Newton). Secondary type depositories: MCZC, MIZA. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Fernández & Serna, 2019 PDF: 839.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Brazil, Colombia, Panama
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times nest below rotten leaves on ground; on ridge.

Elevations: collected at 850 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1978-06-01 00:00:00.0 and 2005-01-01 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: paratype of Apterostigma turgidum: casent0901684

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