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Species: Pheidole luteagossamer   Longino, 2019 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Pheidole luteagossamer Longino, 2019 PDF: 44, plate 44 (s.) NICARAGUA. Neotropic. Primary type information: Nicaragua, Jinotega: PN Cerro Saslaya, 13.77030 -85.02513 ±100 m, 1120 m, 14-May-2011, montane wet forest, at bait (LLAMA, Ba-D-03-1-04-09) [MCZC, unique specimen identifier CASENT0628292]. AntCat AntWiki
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Honduras, Nicaragua
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 93 times found in cloud forest, 55 times found in montane wet forest, 32 times found in ridgetop cloud forest, 2 times found in wet cloud forest, 2 times found in disturbed riparian forest, 1 times found in shade coffee, 1 times found in disturbed cloud forest, 1 times found in disturbed wet forest edge, 1 times found in oak cloud forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 94 times at bait, 73 times ex sifted leaf litter, 15 times beating vegetation, 1 times nest in soil, 1 times at bait on ground, 1 times at bait at night, 2 times Malaise trap, 1 times in treefern trunk.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 94 times baiting, 51 times miniWinkler, 21 times maxiWinkler, 15 times beating, 2 times search, 2 times bait, 2 times Malaise, 1 times Winkler.

Elevations: collected from 1020 - 1620 meters, 1263 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 2010-05-22 and 2011-05-31

Type specimens: Holotype of Pheidole luteagossamer Longino 2019: casent0628292; Paratype of Pheidole luteagossamer Longino 2019: casent0619482, casent0619721, casent0628199, casent0628200, casent0628211, casent0628213, casent0628223, casent0628224, casent0628293, casent0635860

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