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Species: Pheidole corniclypeus   Longino, 2019 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Pheidole corniclypeus Longino, 2019 PDF: 30, plate 13 (s.) NICARAGUA. Neotropic. Primary type information: Nicaragua, Matagalpa: RN Cerro Musún, 12.96002 -85.23219 ±60 m, 730 m, 3-May-2011, tropical wet forest, at bait (LLAMA, Ba-D-01-1-03-04) [MCZC, unique specimen identifier CASENT0623849]. AntCat AntWiki
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Costa Rica, Honduras, Nicaragua
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 12 times found in mature wet forest, 11 times found in tropical wet forest, 15 times found in ridgetop cloud forest, isolated peak with oak trees, 12 times found in ridgetop cloud forest, 11 times found in montane wet forest, 4 times found in montane wet forest, in matrix of pasture and forest, probabl old 2nd growth, 2 times found in tropical rainforest, 1 times found in LEP 3200, 1 times found in SSO 1600.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 36 times ex sifted leaf litter, 20 times at bait, 4 times Sobre Vegetacion, 4 times Hojarasca, 2 times Primary forest, 2 times Cerca de; Cañon del rio Peje hacia Cascante.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 36 times miniWinkler, 20 times baiting, 4 times Mini Winkler, 4 times Sweeping, 2 times Berlese, 2 times Lure/Bait, 1 times Malaise.

Elevations: collected from 50 - 1080 meters, 698 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1994-04-17 and 2015-07-13

Type specimens: Holotype of Pheidole corniclypeus Longino 2019: casent0623849; Paratype of Pheidole corniclypeus Longino 2019: casent0623851, casent0623852, casent0623853, casent0623854, casent0624371, casent0624374, casent0624544, casent0628579, casent0636588

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