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Species: Cylindromyrmex brasiliensis   Emery, 1901 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Cylindromyrmex brasiliensis Emery, 1901b PDF: 53 (w.m.) BRAZIL (Santa Catarina). Neotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: 3 syntype workers, 1 syntype male. Type-locality: Brazil: Santa Catarina. Type-depositories: MSNG, NHMB. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Forel, 1906d PDF: 248; Emery, 1911e PDF: 15; Borgmeier, 1923: 51; Wheeler, 1924b PDF: 106 (in key); Menozzi, 1931d PDF: 195 (in key); Wheeler, 1937b PDF: 444 (in key); Borgmeier, 1937b PDF: 218; Kempf, 1964e PDF: 47; Kempf, 1972b PDF: 91; Brown, 1975 PDF: 38; Bolton, 1995b: 167; De Andrade, 1998a PDF: 589 (redescription); De Andrade, 2001 PDF: 56; Wild, 2007b PDF: 23.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Brazil, Paraguay, Venezuela
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Treatment Citation: Wild, A. L., 2007, A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 1622, pp. 1-55

brasiliensis EmeryHNS 1901.

Paraguarí, San Pedro (ALWC, PSWC). Literature records: Cordillera (de Andrade 1998, Forel 1906).

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in montane wet forest, 0 times found in Semideciduous seasonal forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ex dead wood.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times search.

Elevations: collected from 1150 - 1200 meters, 1183 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1927-01-01 and 2011-01-01

Type specimens: syntype of Cylindromyrmex brasiliensis: casent0903785, casent0917744

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