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Species: Dorymyrmex breviscapis   Forel, 1912 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Extant: 3 valid subspecies

Dorymyrmex breviscapis Forel, 1912i PDF: 40 (w.) ARGENTINA (Catamarca). Neotropic. Primary type information: Primary type material: syntype workers (number not stated). Primary type locality: Argentina: Huasan, 1300 m. (C. Bruch). Primary type depository: MHNG. Type notes: Shattuck, 1994 PDF: 76, cites 16 worker syntypes. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

[Misspelled as brevicaspis by Kusnezov, 1952j PDF: 430 (in list).]
Combination in Conomyrma: Kusnezov, 1952j PDF: 430.
Combination in Dorymyrmex: Shattuck, 1992c PDF: 84.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in coastal desert, 1 times found in desert shrub steppe.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times ground forager(s), 1 times Sand.

Elevations: collected at 20 m

Collect Date Range: collected on 1995-01-24 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: syntype of Dorymyrmex breviscapis: casent0909732

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