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Species: Cephalotes fiebrigi   (Forel, 1906) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Cryptocerus pilosus r. fiebrigi Forel, 1906d PDF: 235 (s.w.) PARAGUAY. Neotropic. Primary type information: Primary type material: lectotype worker (by designation of Kempf, 1958a: 32). Primary type locality: lectotype Paraguay: San Bernardino (K. Fiebrig). Primary type depository: MHNG. Secondary type information: Secondary type material: 1 paralectotype soldier, 2 paralectotype workers. Secondary type locality: same as for lectotype. Secondary type depository: MHNG. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Lectotype designation: Kempf, 1958a: 32.
Combination in Zacryptocerus: Brandão, 1991 PDF: 386.
Subspecies of Cephalotes pilosus: Mann, 1916 PDF: 451; Emery, 1924f PDF: 310.
Status as species: Kempf, 1958a: 28 (redescription); Kempf, 1964b PDF: 254; Kempf, 1972b PDF: 177; Brandão, 1991 PDF: 386; Bolton, 1995b: 425; De Andrade & Baroni Urbani, 1999 PDF: 667 (redescription); Wild, 2007b PDF: 31; Oliveira et al., 2021 10.1590/1806-9665-RBENT-2021-0028 PDF: 27 (in list).
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Boquerón, Caaguazú, Central, Cordillera, Ñeembucú, Pte. Hayes, San Pedro

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Treatment Citation: Wild, A. L., 2007, A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 1622, pp. 1-55

fiebrigi (ForelHNS 1906).

Boquerón, Central, Cordillera, Ñeembucú, Pte. Hayes, San Pedro (ALWC, INBP, IFML, MHNG). Literature records: Caaguazú, Cordillera (de Andrade & Baroni-Urbani 1999, Forel 1906).

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in tropical dry forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times in Spalten trockenen Holzes, 1 times ex dead trunk.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times direct collection.

Elevations: collected from 170 - 260 meters, 216 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1922-02-01 00:00:00.0 and 2002-12-11 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: syntype of Cephalotes fiebrigi: casent0909290, casent0909291; syntype of Cryptocerus guttifer: casent0912595, casent0912596; type of Cryptocerus guttifer: focol0666-1, focol0666-2, focol0666-3, focol0666-4; Type of unavailable quadrinomial: Cryptocerus peltatus ellenriederi tucumana: casent0909289

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