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Species: Strumigenys crassicornis   Mayr, 1887 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Strumigenys crassicornis Mayr, 1887 PDF: 577 (w.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Brown, 1959b PDF: 12 (q.).
Combination in Neostruma: Brown, 1948e: 111.
Combination in Pyramica: Bolton, 1999 PDF: 1672.
See also: Bolton, 2000: 181.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Brazil, French Guiana, Paraguay, Suriname, Venezuela
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in lowland wet forest, 1 times found in riparian dry forest, 1 times found in 1� forest, 1 times found in El Platanal, Bosque Nublado, 1 times found in montane rainforest, 1 times found in Plateau.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ex sifted litter, 1 times Ticoporo Forest Reserve. Dense second growth with few larger trees. Ex sifted le, 1 times Ticoporo Forest Reserve. Dense second growth with few larger trees. Night collec, 1 times tall forest, rocky soil, 1 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 1 times LeafLitter, 1 times Ex horjarasca.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 11 times Berlesate of colonized litter bags (previously sterilized), 10 times Winkler, 2 times Winkler extractor, 1 times Winkler48h, 1 times Aerial Malaise - shrub layer (0.9-1.4 m), 0 times Baited pitfall, 1 times Epigaeic winkler, 1 times Hypogaeic winkler, 1 times litter sample, 0 times Manual sampling, 0 times Pitfall, ...

Elevations: collected from 150 - 1400 meters, 633 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1953-08-01 and 2018-03-16

Type specimens: syntype of Strumigenys crassicornis: casent0915943

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