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Species: Strumigenys gundlachi   (Roger, 1862) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Pyramica gundlachi Roger, 1862a PDF: 253, pl. 1, fig. 18 (w.) CUBA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Brown, 1960b PDF: 44 (q.).
Combination in Strumigenys: Roger, 1863b PDF: 40.
Combination in Strumigenys (Pyramica): Brown, 1948e: 110.
Combination in Pyramica: Bolton, 1999 PDF: 1673.
Senior synonym of Strumigenys bierigi: Brown, 1960b PDF: 40.
See also: Bolton, 2000: 186.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Belize, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Puerto Rico, United States, Venezuela
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Nearctic, Neotropical
  Native to (according to species list records):
    Neotropical bioregion

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 310 times found in mature wet forest, 268 times found in tropical rainforest, 132 times found in lowland rainforest, 128 times found in tropical moist forest, 110 times found in ridgetop cloud forest, 82 times found in 2º lowland rainforest, 76 times found in tropical wet forest, 72 times found in montane wet forest, 74 times found in 2º lowland tropical rainforest, 67 times found in mesophil forest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1635 times ex sifted leaf litter, 38 times Hojarasca, 34 times sifted litter, 20 times ex sifted litter, 19 times litter, 8 times at bait, 2 times Hojarasca., 3 times forest litter, 3 times Ex sifted leaf litter., 1 times wet forest litter, 3 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1396 times MiniWinkler, 169 times Winkler, 156 times MaxiWinkler, 49 times Berlese, 39 times Mini Winkler, 8 times baiting, 2 times search, 5 times Night MiniWinkler, 3 times Malaise, 3 times berlese funnel, 1 times Berlese/Winkler, ...

Elevations: collected from 5 - 2400 meters, 425 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1929-12-25 and 2020-02-16

Type specimens: Lectotype of Pyramica gundlachi: casent0915948; syntype of Strumigenys eggersi vincentensis: casent0900176; syntype of Strumigenys bierigi: casent0912854; syntype of Strumigenys eggersi banillensis: casent0912853; syntype of Strumigenys eggersi isthmica: casent0912855; type of Pyramica gundlachi: focol2159

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