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Species: Cephalotes christopherseni   (Forel, 1912) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Cryptocerus laminatus r. Christopherseni Forel, 1912f PDF: 204 (s.w.) COLOMBIA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Paracryptocerus: Kempf, 1951 PDF: 166.
Combination in Zacryptocerus: Brandão, 1991 PDF: 385.
Raised to species: Kempf, 1972b PDF: 176.
// Distribution


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Pastures and scrubby second growth vegetation, 2 times found in rainforest, 2 times found in second-growth rainforest, 1 times found in 2nd growth rainforest, 1 times found in scrubby riparian forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times on low vegetation, 2 times strays, 1 times on tree-fall, 1 times foraging on low vegetation, 1 times Sloanea crown, 1 times open habitat.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times beating low vegetation, 1 times search.

Elevations: collected from 20 - 755 meters, 248 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1959-01-15 and 2015-01-20

Type specimens: syntype of Cephalotes christopherseni: casent0909264, casent0909265; syntype of Cryptocerus laminatus christopherseni: casent0900250

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