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Species: Pogonomyrmex lobatus   Santschi, 1921 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Pogonomyrmex lobatus Santschi, 1921g PDF: 96 (w.) ARGENTINA (Entre Ríos). Neotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: lectotype worker (by designation of Johnson, 2015 10.11646/zootaxa.4029.1.1 PDF: 27). Type-locality: lectotype Argentina: Entre Ríos, Villaguay (C. Bruch). Type-depository: MCZC. Type-specimen: lectotype CASENT0217260. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 7 paralectotype workers. Paratype-locality: same as for lectotype. Paratype-depositories: MACN, MCZC, MZSP. Type notes: Others of the 12 original syntypes in NHMB. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Lectotype designation: Johnson, 2015 10.11646/zootaxa.4029.1.1 PDF: 27.
Status as species: Bruch, 1923 PDF: 202; Santschi, 1929d PDF: 278; Gallardo, 1932c PDF: 160 (redescription); Kusnezov, 1951e PDF: 253, 284; Kempf, 1972b PDF: 208; Zolessi et al., 1988: 3; Brandão, 1991 PDF: 372; Bolton, 1995b: 340; Taber, 1998 PDF: 153 (in key); Cuezzo & Claver, 2009 PDF: 101 (in key); Johnson, 2015 10.11646/zootaxa.4029.1.1 PDF: 27 (redescription).
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in disturbed roadside with Bermuda grass, 1 times found in disturbed roadside grassland.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times 6”tumulus nest, 1 times Cryptic nest.

Elevations: collected from 67 - 100 meters, 73 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 2005-12-19 00:00:00.0 and 2005-12-20 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: Lectotype of Pogonomyrmex lobatus: casent0217260; paralectotype of Pogonomyrmex lobatus: casent0914387; syntype of Pogonomyrmex lobatus: casent0904103, casent0913098

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