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Species: Pseudoponera gilberti   (Kempf, 1960) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Trachymesopus gilberti Kempf, 1960f: 425, fig. 6 (w.q.) BRAZIL (São Paulo). Neotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Brazil: São Paulo, Agudos, 7.i.1959 (C. Gilbert). Type-depository: MZSP. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 3 paratype queens. Paratype-locality: 2 paratype queens São Paulo, Agudos, 23.ii.1955, and 4.xii.1955 (W.W. Kempf), 1 paratype queen Rio de Janeiro, Pôrto das Caixas, ii.1928 (O. Conde). Paratype-depository: MZSP. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Mesoponera: Wheeler & Wheeler, 1971b PDF: 1206.
Combination in Pachycondyla: Brown, 1995a: 305.
Status as species: Kempf, 1961b PDF: 494; Kempf, 1972b PDF: 251; Brandão, 1991 PDF: 356; Bolton, 1995b: 305; MacKay & MacKay, 2010 PDF: 343 (redescription); Bezděčková et al., 2015 PDF: 125; Feitosa, 2015c: 99.
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Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Brazil, Ecuador, Panama, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Neotropical

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 5 times found in Semideciduous seasonal forest, 2 times found in Bamboo forest, 1 times found in riparian dry forest, 1 times found in 2nd growth rainforest, 1 times found in rainforest, 1 times found in secondgrowth dry forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times ex sifted leaf litter, 1 times ex sifted litter, 1 times in soil mound of Syntermes, 1 times strays.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 5 times winkler, 2 times Winkler sample Ep & Hypogaeic (litter+ soil), 1 times Epigaeic + hypogaeic winkler, 1 times Hypogaeic trap.

Elevations: collected from 70 - 987 meters, 390 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1987-08-27 and 2016-09-15

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