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Species: Paratrachymyrmex cornetzi   (Forel, 1912) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Venezuela
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 89 times found in mature wet forest, 34 times found in tropical rainforest, 24 times found in tropical rainforest, some big trees, 10 times found in wet forest, 12 times found in tropical rainforest, old second growth, 12 times found in tropical wet forest, 8 times found in rainforest, 8 times found in tropical rainforest, some big trees, primary forest, 7 times found in lowland rainforest, 8 times found in mature rainforest, edge of forest near pasture and agricultural land, steep rocky terrain, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 112 times ex sifted leaf litter, 91 times at bait, 11 times Hojarasca, 9 times Primary forest, 6 times Primary, 1 times at cookie bait, 1 times nest in clay soil, 1 times Wetterer #3, 1 times nest in ground, 3 times LeafLitter, 1 times foragers, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 94 times MiniWinkler, 91 times Baiting, 12 times Winkler, 11 times search, 15 times Lure/Bait, 15 times MaxiWinkler, 10 times Mini Winkler, 4 times Berlese, 5 times flight intercept trap, 1 times bait, 3 times Pitfall, ...

Elevations: collected from 5 - 1070 meters, 162 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1930-06-02 and 2015-07-10

Type specimens: syntype of Atta cornetzi naranjo: casent0909390; syntype of Trachymyrmex cornetzi: casent0909389; syntype of Trachymyrmex annulatus: casent0912519; syntype of Trachymyrmex uncifer: casent0912520; type of Atta (Trachymyrmex) cornetzi: focol2197

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