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Species: Forelius grandis   Forel, 1912 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Forelius chalybaeus r. grandis Forel, 1912i PDF: 46 (w.) ARGENTINA (Catamarca). Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[Note: Santschi, 1916e PDF: 393, erroneously refers to this taxon as major.].
Forel, 1914d PDF: 285 (q.m.).
Status as species: Kusnezov, 1954b PDF: 37; Kusnezov, 1957e PDF: 18 (in key); Kempf, 1972b PDF: 109; Shattuck, 1994 PDF: 94; Bolton, 1995b: 190; Cuezzo, 2000 PDF: 242 (redescription).
Material of the unavailable names Forelius chalybaeus grandis basalis, Forelius chalybaeus grandis symbiotica referred here by Cuezzo, 2000 PDF: 242.
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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 microhabitats: 1 times au Teige, 1 times au faulen Feige.

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

Elevations: collected from 150 - 1300 meters, 725 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1920-12-10 and 2009-03-18

Type specimens: syntype of Forelius grandis: casent0907619, casent0909714; syntype of Forelius chalybaeus debenedettii: casent0911551; syntype of Forelius chalybaeus grandis: casent0905115; syntype of Forelius chalybaeus grandis basalis: casent0911549; syntype of Forelius chalybaeus grandis symbiotica: casent0911550

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