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Species: Odontomachus yucatecus   Brown, 1976 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Odontomachus yucatecus Brown, 1976c PDF: 169 (w.) MEXICO (Campeche). Neotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Mexico: Campeche, 10 km. E Campeche, no. 132, stray (E.O. Wilson). Type-depository: MCZC. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 10 paratype workers. Paratype-localities: 4 paratype workers with same data as holotype, 1 paratype worker Mexico: Yucatan, nr mouth of second cave on San Roque Road, Oxkutzcab (A.S. Pearse), 2 paratype workers Mexico: Veracruz, Pueblo Nuevo, nr Tezonapa, no. 250, degraded tropical evergreen forest (E.O. Wilson), 1 paratype worker Guatemala: Antigua (W.M. Wheeler), 1 paratype worker Guatemala: Escuintla (W.M. Wheeler), 1 paratype worker Belize: Belmopan, second growth Cecropia-palm forest litter berlesate (S. & J. Peck). Paratype-depositories: MCZC, MZSP. AntCat AntWiki HOL

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// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Belize, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 53 times found in tropical rainforest, 41 times found in lowland wet forest, 39 times found in 2º lowland rainforest, 33 times found in tropical moist forest, 28 times found in tropical wet forest, 19 times found in 2º wet forest, 9 times found in mature wet forest, 8 times found in 2º lowland tropical rainforest, 6 times found in 2nd growth rainforest, 5 times found in 2º tropical rainforest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 156 times at bait, 48 times Malaise trap, 64 times ex sifted leaf litter, 3 times flight intercept trap, 2 times ex sifted litter, 1 times on stream bank, 1 times on ground, 1 times nest under stone, 1 times in planter, 1 times forager.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 156 times Baiting, 46 times Malaise, 32 times MiniWinkler, 27 times MaxiWinkler, 8 times search, 3 times Winkler, 5 times Malaise trap, 4 times Berlese, 2 times Flight Intercept Trap, 1 times Pitfall trap, 1 times FIT, ...

Elevations: collected from 20 - 1980 meters, 313 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1911-12-30 00:00:00.0 and 2019-06-29 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: paratype of Odontomachus yucatecus: casent0900609

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