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Species: Pogonomyrmex mayri   Forel, 1899 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Pogonomyrmex (Janetia) mayri Forel, 1899e PDF: 61 (footnote) (w.m.) COLOMBIA. Neotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: lectotype worker (by designation of Johnson, 2015 10.11646/zootaxa.4029.1.1 PDF: 98). Type-locality: lectotype Colombia: Magdalena, Ciénaga (A. Forel). Type-depositories: NHMW. Type-specimen: lectotype CASENT0173358. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 9 paralectotype workers, 1 paralectotype male. Type-locality: same as for lectotype. Type-depositories: AMNH, NHMW, USNM, ZSBS. Type notes: 1) Forel also includes syntypic material from Colombia: Magdalena, Santa Marta (A. Forel). 2) Other original syntypes in MHNG. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Lectotype designation: Johnson, 2015 10.11646/zootaxa.4029.1.1 PDF: 98.
Status as species: Forel, 1912h PDF: 16; Emery, 1921c PDF: 49; Kempf, 1972b PDF: 209; Kugler, 1979a PDF: 173 (redescription); Kugler & Hincapié, 1983 PDF: 190; Brandão, 1991 PDF: 372; Bolton, 1995b: 341; Taber, 1998 PDF: 146 (in key); Fernández & Palacio, 1998 PDF: 1657 (in key); Lattke, 2006 PDF: 56 (in key); Johnson, 2015 10.11646/zootaxa.4029.1.1 PDF: 98 (redescription); Fernández & Serna, 2019 PDF: 795.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Colombia
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in Pastures and scrubby second growth vegetation, 1 times found in second growth forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times strays, 1 times Foragers on ground..

Elevations: collected from 20 - 50 meters, 30 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1978-04-22 00:00:00.0 and 2009-12-31 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: cotype of Pogonomyrmex mayri: casent0103520; Lectotype of Pogonomyrmex mayri: casent0173358; paralectotype of Pogonomyrmex mayri: casent0173354, casent0917748; syntype of Pogonomyrmex mayri: casent0900389, casent0904119, casent0907675; type of Pogonomyrmex mayri: focol0054, focol0689, focol1214, focol1215, focol1216

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