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Species: Strumigenys princeps   Kempf & Brown, 1969 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Strumigenys princeps Kempf & Brown, 1969 PDF: 21, figs. 4, 5 (w.q.) BRAZIL (Amazonas). Neotropic. Primary type information: Primary type material: holotype worker. Primary type locality: Brazil: Amazonas, N of Manaus, Ponta Negra, 1.ix.1962, M-135 (W.L. Brown, K. Lenko). Primary type depository: MZSP. Secondary type information: Secondary type material: paratype workers, paratype queens (numbers not stated, “many workers and females, all from the same colony”). Secondary type locality: same as for holotype. Secondary type depositories: BMNH, CASC, DZSP, MCZC, MZSP. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Kempf, 1972b PDF: 245; Bolton, 1995b: 398; Lattke & Goitía, 1997 PDF: 372 (in key); Bolton, 2000: 548 (redescription).
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Brazil
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Collect Date Range: collected between 1962-09-01 00:00:00.0 and 2006-01-01 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: paratype of Strumigenys princeps: casent0900443

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