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Species: Forelius albiventris   Forel, 1912 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Forelius chalybaeus r. albiventris Forel, 1912i PDF: 45 (w.) ARGENTINA (Catamarca). Neotropic. Primary type information: Primary type material: lectotype worker (by designation of Cuezzo, 2000 PDF: 221). Primary type locality: lectotype Argentina: Catamarca, Huasan, 1300 m. (C. Bruch). Primary type depository: MHNG. Secondary type information: Secondary type material: 8 paralectotype workers. Secondary type locality: same as for lectotype. Secondary type depositories: MHNG, NHMB, USNM. Type notes: Shattuck, 1994 PDF: 92, cites 52 worker syntypes. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Lectotype designation: Cuezzo, 2000 PDF: 221.
Cuezzo, 2000 PDF: 216 (q.m.l.)
Status as species: Kusnezov, 1953c PDF: 339; Kusnezov, 1954b PDF: 37; Kusnezov, 1957e PDF: 16 (in key); Kempf, 1972b PDF: 108; Shattuck, 1994 PDF: 92; Bolton, 1995b: 190; Cuezzo, 2000 PDF: 215 (redescription).
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Brazil
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in desert, 1 times found in Monte desert.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times ground forager(s).

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times direct collection.

Elevations: collected from 640 - 2100 meters, 1560 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1995-02-03 00:00:00.0 and 2002-10-19 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: syntype of Forelius albiventris: casent0909712

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