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Species: Pseudomyrmex holmgreni   (Wheeler, 1925) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Pseudomyrma holmgreni Wheeler, 1925a: 11 (w.) PERU. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Pseudomyrmex: Kempf, 1972b PDF: 220.
See also: Ward, 1989a PDF: 440.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Venezuela
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Amambay, Caaguazú, Canindeyú, Central, Itapúa, Ñeembucú, Paraguarí

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

holmgreni (WheelerHNS 1925).

Amambay, Caaguazú, Canindeyú, Central, Itapúa, Ñeembucú, Paraguarí (ALWC, INBP).

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 22 times found in edge of second-growth rainforest, 7 times found in roadside vegn., 8 times found in rainforest edge, 9 times found in tropical moist forest, 5 times found in tropical dry forest, 2 times found in old field/pasture, 2 times found in cerrado, 1 times found in campo cerrado edge, 1 times found in savannah, 2 times found in between forest & cocoa, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 18 times on low vegetation, 7 times ex dead twig, 2 times ex dead stalk of woody legume, 2 times ex dead stalk of composite, 3 times ex dead twig Vernonia patens, 2 times ex dead twig vine, 1 times ex dead twig of ? Bignoniaceae, 2 times ex dead twig melostom. tree, 1 times ex dead twig Cassia ?, 2 times sweeping, 2 times shrubs, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times sweeping, 1 times direct collection, 1 times search, 1 times yellow pan trap.

Elevations: collected from 25 - 1400 meters, 525 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1920-07-12 and 2013-08-17

Type specimens:

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