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Species: Dorymyrmex spurius   Santschi, 1929 

Classification:
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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Dorymyrmex (Conomyrma) brunneus var. spurius Santschi, 1929d PDF: 305 (w.) PARAGUAY. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[First available use of Dorymyrmex pyramicus brunneus spurius Forel, 1911; unavailable (infrasubspecific) name.].
Combination in Conomyrma: Kempf, 1972b PDF: 78.
Combination in Dorymyrmex: Shattuck, 1992c PDF: 85.
As unavailable (infrasubspecific) name: Emery, 1913a PDF: 37; Santschi, 1916e PDF: 393; Bruch, 1923 PDF: 206; Santschi, 1936d PDF: 417.
Status as species: Kempf, 1975c PDF: 376 (redescription); Brandão, 1991 PDF: 338; Shattuck, 1994 PDF: 87; Bolton, 1995b: 183; Wild, 2007b PDF: 24.
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Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Neotropical

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Alto Paraná, Amambay, Boquerón, Caaguazú, Canindeyú, Central, Concepción, Cordillera, Guairá, Paraguarí, Pte. Hayes, San Pedro

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

spurius SantschiHNS 1929b.

Alto Paraná, Amambay, Boquerón, Caaguazú, Canindeyú, Central, Concepción, Cordillera, Guairá, Paraguarí, Pte. Hayes, San Pedro (ALWC, IFML, INBP, LACM, MHNG). Literature records: Cordillera, “Paraguay” (s. loc.) (Emery 1913a, Forel 1911b, Kempf 1975c).

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in shaded lawn, 1 times found in mixed citrus.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 6 times direct collection.

Elevations: collected from 80 - 300 meters, 174 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1994-02-24 and 2013-01-01

Type specimens: Holotype of Dorymyrmex spurius: casent0909744; type of Dorymyrmex pyramicus subsp. brunneus var. spuria: focol0531



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