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Species: Azteca merida   Longino, 1991 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Azteca merida Longino, 1991a PDF: 1589, figs. 13, 14, 30, 45 (w.q.) VENEZUELA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Colombia, Ecuador, Venezuela
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 5 times found in roadside vegetation, 2 times found in wet forest, 3 times found in 2nd growth forest, 2 times found in roadside edge, 1 times found in coffee farm.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 4 times in Cecropia palmatisecta sapling, 1 times ex Cecropia sapling, 3 times ex Cecropia, 1 times in Cecropia palmatisecta tree, 2 times in Cecropia libradensis sapling, 2 times In branch of mature Cecropia libradensis., 1 times ex Cecropia palmatisecta, 1 times in internodes Cecropia, 1 times ex Cecropia palmtisecta, 1 times ex Cecropia obtusifolia.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 4 times search.

Elevations: collected from 1000 - 1850 meters, 1362 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1987-08-23 and 1991-08-07

Type specimens: Holotype Azteca merida: jtl781888; Paratype Azteca merida: jtl781889, jtl781890, jtl781891, jtl781892, jtl781893, jtl781894, jtl781895, jtl781896, jtl781897, jtl781898; paratype of Azteca merida: casent0903007, casent0903008, casent0905086

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