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Species: Neivamyrmex legionis   (Smith, 1855) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Eciton legionis Smith, 1855c PDF: 164 (w.) BRAZIL (Pará). Neotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: 2 syntype workers. Type-locality: Brazil: Pará, Santarém (H.W. Bates). Type-depository: BMNH. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Eciton (Acamatus): Emery, 1894d PDF: 183 (in key).
Combination in Neivamyrmex: Borgmeier, 1953 PDF: 10.
Junior synonym of Eciton quadriglume: Forel, 1892p PDF: 29 (in text, error).
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Brazil, French Guiana, Paraguay
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Alto Paraná

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

legionis (F. SmithHNS 1855).

Literature records: Alto Paraná, “Paraguay” (s. loc.) (Borgmeier 1930, Fowler 1981).

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in restinga.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times in termite nest, 1 times diurnal column.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times search.

Elevations: collected at 10 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1928-12-01 00:00:00.0 and 2017-10-30 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: syntype of Neivamyrmex legionis: casent0902653

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