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Species: Solenopsis decipiens   Emery, 1906 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Solenopsis decipiens Emery, 1906c PDF: 126, fig. 8 (w.q.m.) ARGENTINA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Material of unavailable name Solenopsis decipiens abjecta ignobilis referred here by Pacheco & Mackay, 2013 PDF: 146.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Humid chaco.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Foraging ants.

Elevations: collected at 90 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1899-11-05 and 2002-12-03

Type specimens: syntype of Solenopsis decipiens: casent0904636; syntype of Solenopsis decipiens abjecta: casent0904637; syntype of Solenopsis decipiens abjecta ignobilis: casent0908830; syntype of Solenopsis scelesta: casent0908828; type of Solenopsis decipiens: focol1878

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