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Species: Neivamyrmex antillanus   (Forel, 1897) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Eciton antillanum Forel, 1897b PDF: 299 (w.) ANTILLES. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Eciton (Acamatus): Emery, 1910b PDF: 24.
Combination in Neivamyrmex: Borgmeier, 1953 PDF: 8.
See also: Borgmeier, 1955 PDF: 418.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Costa Rica, Grenada, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Pisonia-Tabebuia, 2 times found in mature secondary forest along dry creek, 1 times found in montane rainforest, 1 times found in cocoa-orchard.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times leaf litter dweller, 2 times ex soil, 1 times nests under logs, 1 times ex rotten log.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times hand collection.

Elevations: collected from 25 - 1500 meters, 301 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1979-05-19 and 2015-04-26

Type specimens: syntype of Neivamyrmex antillanus: casent0902655, casent0905965, casent0905966

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