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Species: Ectatomma lugens   Emery, 1894 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Ectatomma opaciventre var. lugens Emery, 1894d PDF: 144 (w.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Subspecies of Ectatomma strigosum: Forel, 1909a PDF: 265.
Raised to species: Brown, 1958g PDF: 208.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Peru
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 25 times found in Forest, 6 times found in Bamboo forest, 4 times found in Cerrado, 2 times found in forest fragment, 2 times found in rainforest, 1 times found in lowland rainforest, 1 times found in Plateau, 1 times found in secondary lowland rainforest, 1 times found in wet forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 7 times ex sifted leaf litter, 2 times soil, epigeic, 1 times Leaf litter, 1 times ground forager(s), 1 times canopy fogging, 1 times at bait, 1 times strays.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 29 times epigaeic pitfall, 7 times winkler, 2 times pan trap, 2 times pitfall, 1 times bait, 1 times canopy fogging, 1 times direct collection, 1 times Pitfall72h, 1 times search, 1 times yellow tray.

Elevations: collected from 81 - 2660 meters, 414 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1981-01-12 and 2018-08-24

Type specimens: Holotype of Ectatomma lugens: casent0905380

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