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Species: Neivamyrmex radoszkowskii   (Emery, 1900) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Eciton radoszkowskii Emery, 1900e: 181, figs. 9, 10 (m.) PERU. Neotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype male. Type-locality: Peru: NW Peru, Tumbez, 1876 (J. Stolzmann). Type-depository: NHMW. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Eciton (Acamatus): Emery, 1900e: 187.
Combination in Neivamyrmex: Borgmeier, 1953 PDF: 6.
Status as species: Emery, 1910b PDF: 27; Borgmeier, 1953 PDF: 7; Borgmeier, 1955 PDF: 593 (redescription); Kempf, 1972b PDF: 158; Watkins, 1976 PDF: 19 (in key); Bolton, 1995b: 291; Branstetter & Sáenz, 2012 PDF: 254; Bezděčková et al., 2015 PDF: 110.
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Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guatemala, Mexico, Peru
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Neotropical

Comments:

J. Longino, 6 Dec 2021: DNA barcoding associates workers from a site in Chiapas, Mexico, and a male from Guatemala. The male keys to radoszkowskii, the workers key near opacithorax, but differ in a few details. The frontal carinae are enlarged and projecting anteriorly, mirroring the exagerated anterior clypeal teeth of the male.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in 2º wet forest, 2 times found in tropical rainforest, 2 times found in mature rainforest, 2 times found in moist forest edge, 1 times found in agricultural area near forest, 1 times found in clearing in 2nd growth rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times at bait, 3 times Malaise trap, 3 times at light, 2 times light trap.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Baiting, 3 times search, 2 times light trap, 2 times Malaise trap, 1 times flight intercept trap, 1 times Malaise.

Elevations: collected from 35 - 300 meters, 168 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1876-09-01 and 2019-05-05

Type specimens: Holotype of Eciton radoszkowskii: casent0915863



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