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Species: Pseudomyrmex rochai   (Forel, 1912) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Pseudomyrma rochai Forel, 1912h PDF: 27 (w.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[Pseudomyrma rochai Forel, 1908a PDF: 65. Nomen nudum.].
Combination in Pseudomyrmex: Kempf, 1972b PDF: 222.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Panama, Peru, Venezuela
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 8 times found in rainforest edge, 7 times found in rainforest, 8 times found in montane wet forest, 6 times found in CES 400, 3 times found in CCL 400, 5 times found in CCL 700m., 5 times found in edge of second-growth rainforest, 5 times found in SURA 850M, 4 times found in LOC, 4 times found in SSO 350m, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 8 times on low vegetation, 2 times at light, 4 times Anacardium excelsum, 3 times 7 am, 3 times Spondias mombin, 3 times recent tree-fall, 1 times on recently felled trees, 2 times on recent tree-fall, 2 times Luehea seemannii, 1 times in recent branchfall, 2 times in fresh treefall, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 56 times Fogging, 17 times canopy fogging, 10 times Malaise, 5 times Search, 2 times beating vegetation, 1 times at light, 2 times Sweeping, 22 Aug 2018; end date times at u-v light (start date, 1 times beating low vegetation, 30-11 times beating vegetation, 9, 1 times by hand, ...

Elevations: collected from 50 - 1440 meters, 156 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1920-08-02 and 2018-08-31

Type specimens: syntype of Pseudomyrmex rochai: casent0907553

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