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Species: Mycetomoellerius jamaicensis   (André, 1893) 

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Mycetomoellerius jamaicensis antiguensis

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Extant: 1 valid subspecies

Atta (Trachymyrmex) jamaicensis André, 1893b PDF: 149 (w.) JAMAICA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Wheeler, 1907d PDF: 713 (q.m.); Wheeler, 1949 PDF: 674 (l.).
Combination in Atta (Trachymyrmex): Wheeler, 1907d PDF: 712.
Combination in Trachymyrmex: Gallardo, 1916c PDF: 242; Kempf, 1972b PDF: 253.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Bahamas, Cuba, Haiti, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Nearctic, Neotropical

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in littoral vegetation, 1 times found in coastal scrub, arroyo, 1 times found in dry thorn scrub, 1 times found in hardwood hammock, 1 times found in scrubby secondgrowth veg..

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times ground forager(s), 1 times Nest-beach under sea grape, 1 times ground forager, 1 times ex sifted litter, 1 times Dry forest. Disturbed area of scrubby forest. Paratrechina longicornis extremely, 1 times crater nest in soil.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times search, 1 times collected at light, 1 times Winkler.

Elevations: collected from 5 - 380 meters, 96 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1945-09-29 and 2014-10-02

Type specimens: syntype of Trachymyrmex jamaicensis: casent0909393; syntype of Trachymyrmex jamaicensis frontalis: casent0912523

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