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Species: Oxyepoecus ephippiatus   Albuquerque & Brandão, 2004 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Oxyepoecus ephippiatus Albuquerque & Brandão, 2004 PDF: 64, figs. 2a-c (w.q.) BRAZIL (Amazonas). Neotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Brazil: Amazonas, Manaus, Rs 1301, 16.xii.1993, #H-49 (A.B. Casimiro). Type-depository: INPA. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 1 paratype worker, 1 paratype queen. Paratype-locality: paratype worker Manaus, 29.ix.1993, #2306 (A.B. Casimiro), paratype queen Manaus, Rs 1104, 16.xii.1993, #L-9 (A.B. Casimiro). Paratype-depository: MZSP. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Albuquerque & Brandão, 2009 PDF: 292 (in key).
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Brazil, Ecuador, French Guiana
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in lowland rainforest, 1 times found in TerraFirme.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times sifted leaf litter, 1 times LeafLitter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Winkler, 1 times Winkler48h.

Elevations: collected from 200 - 221 meters, 210 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1993-01-01 and 2014-03-26

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