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Species: Linepithema aztecoides   Wild, 2007 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Linepithema aztecoides Wild, 2007a PDF: 34, figs. 43, 44, 105, 110 (w.) PARAGUAY. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Brazil, Paraguay
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Central and southeastern Brazil from Mato Grosso to São Paulo and west into Paraguay; Paraguay: Canindeyú, Cordillera

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

aztecoides WildHNS 2007.

Canindeyú, Cordillera (ALWC, BMNH, CASC, IFML, INBP JTLC, LACM, MCZC, MHNG MZSP, NHMB, NHMW, QCAZ, UCDC, USNM). Literature records: Canindeyú, Cordillera (Wild 2007).

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in humid sub-tropical medium forest, 1 times found in Cerrado, 1 times found in riverine woodland.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times on low vegetation.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times at sardine bait, 1 times collection from 1 honey bait, 1000 hr., 1 times Epigaeic pitfall.

Elevations: collected at 180 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1952-10-06 and 2012-02-01

Type specimens: Holotype of Linepithema aztecoides: casent0106970; paratype of Linepithema aztecoides: casent0104900

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