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This morphospecies is very close to S. zeteki. It differs for having a pair of spoon-shaped humeral setae (as opposed to remiform), for having fewer denticles on mandible's inner margin, and for having the meso and metapleura with smooth patches (instead of on the mesopleura only) (Note by J. Chaul, 2017).
Legend for the plate of images above: Top images are from S. zeteki types from Antweb zeteki's page, except the mandible drawing, which comes from Brown, 1959. Bottom images are from Viçosa specimens (MG, Brazil) of S. zeteki_nr.
Collected most commonly using these methods: 0 times manual sampling, 0 times Winkler, 0 times Baited pitfall, 0 times Pitfall, 0 times Berlesate of colonized litter bags (previously sterilized), 0 times Epigaeic pitfall.
Elevations: collected from 739 - 750 meters, 744 meters average
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