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Species: Neoponera lineaticeps   (Mayr, 1866) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Pachycondyla lineaticeps Mayr, 1866a PDF: 502 (w.) MEXICO. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Neoponera: Emery, 1901b PDF: 47.
Combination in Pachycondyla: Brown, 1995a: 306.
Combination in Neoponera: Schmidt & Shattuck, 2014 PDF: 151.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Costa Rica, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 61 times found in montane wet forest, 12 times found in wet forest, 10 times found in ridgetop cloud forest, 6 times found in cloud forest, 5 times found in mesophyll forest, 2 times found in roadside vegetation, 2 times found in tropical wet forest, 1 times found in pasture/cloud forest edge, 1 times found in moist forest, 1 times found in CES 350, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 13 times beating vegetation, 12 times Malaise trap, 8 times strays, 8 times Sobre Vegetacion, 3 times In Cecropia obtusifolia sapling, 3 times at bait, pachycondyla lineaticeps 1226 times wet forest, around Guindon cabin. 1200, 2 times arbol caido, 2 times on low vegetation, 1 times on ground/ vegetation, 1 times nest in Cecropia insignis sapling, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 46 times Malaise, 23 times Search, 15 times Beating, 8 times Sweeping, 3 times hand collecting, 3 times Baiting, 3 times Fogging, 1 times Malaise trap, 1 times flight intercept trap, 1 times Mini Winkler, 1 times MiniWinkler, ...

Elevations: collected from 10 - 1500 meters, 1041 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1866-12-01 and 2020-01-11

Type specimens: syntype of Pachycondyla lineaticeps: casent0915667

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