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Species: Thaumatomyrmex zeteki   Smith, 1944 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Thaumatomyrmex zeteki Smith, 1944b PDF: 98 (w.) PANAMA (Barro Colorado I.). Neotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Panama: Canal Zone, Barro Colorado I., vii.-viii.1942, Zetek 4975, Lot No. 42-11986 (J. Zetek). Type-depository: USNM. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 1 paratype worker. Paratype-locality: same as for holotype. Paratype-depository: USNM. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Kempf, 1972b PDF: 250; Kempf, 1975b PDF: 116 (redescription); Mackay et al., 2008 PDF: 212; Jahyny et al., 2008 PDF: 335 (in key); Fernández & Guerrero, 2019 PDF: 548.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Colombia, Panama, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Venezuela
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in secondary dry forest, 1 times found in Fila El Viento, Bosque Seco, 1 times found in forest fragment.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times leaf litter and small twigs nest collected, 1 times ex soil, 1 times ex sifted leaf litter, 1 times Ex hojarasca.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times ex berlese funnel, 1 times hand collection, 1 times winkler.

Elevations: collected from 145 - 615 meters, 263 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1961-07-05 00:00:00.0 and 2016-02-20 00:00:00.0

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