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Species: Pogonomyrmex saucius   Wheeler & Mann, 1914 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Pogonomyrmex (Ephebomyrmex) saucius Wheeler & Mann, 1914 PDF: 29, figs. 10, 11 (w.m.) HAITI. Neotropic. Primary type information: HAITI, about one-half mile east of Manneville (W.M. Mann leg, winter 1912–1913); LACMENT181990; LACM. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Ephebomyrmex: Kempf, 1972b PDF: 106; in Pogonomyrmex: Bolton, 1995b: 341.
Johnson & Cover, 2015 PDF: 239 (lectotype designation).


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Dominican Republic, Haiti
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in dry forest, 1 times found in desert.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times under rock, 1 times nest under epiphyte, 1 times ground forager(s).

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times hand collecting.

Elevations: collected from 5 - 116 meters, 75 meters average

Type specimens: cotype: casent0103398, casent0103399; Lectotype of Pogonomyrmex saucius: lacment181990; syntype: casent0217245

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