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Species: Neoponera theresiae   (Forel, 1899) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Pachycondyla theresiae Forel, 1899b PDF: 13, pl. 1, fig. 11 (w.) PANAMA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Neoponera: Emery, 1901b PDF: 47.
Combination in Pachycondyla: Brown, 1995a: 310.
Combination in Neoponera: Schmidt & Shattuck, 2014 PDF: 152.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Costa Rica, Panama
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 5 times found in ridgetop cloud forest, 2 times found in rainforest edge, 1 times found in montane wet forest, along ridge leading to stream, oak trees, near pasture, 1 times found in montane wet forest, in matrix of pasture and forest, probabl old 2nd growth, 1 times found in montane wet forest, near streams, 1 times found in rainforest, 1 times found in rainforest/pasture edge, mature rainforest on steep hillside, 1 times found in montane wet forest, along ridge leading to stream, oak trees present, probably mature or old 2nd growth with relict trees, near pasture.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 7 times beating veg., 2 times on low vegetation, 2 times at bait, 1 times ex sifted leaf litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 7 times beating, 2 times Search, 2 times baiting, 1 times beating vegetation (3 hour period), 1 times beating vegetation (3 hours), 1 times miniWinkler.

Elevations: collected from 10 - 1200 meters, 682 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1982-04-26 and 2015-07-13

Type specimens: Lectotype of Pachycondyla theresiae: casent0907241

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