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Species: Nylanderia metacista   LaPolla & Kallal, 2019 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Nylanderia metacista LaPolla & Kallal, 2019 10.11646/zootaxa.4658.3.1 PDF: 422, figs. 43-51 (w.q.m.) DOMINICAN REPUBLIC. Nearctic. Primary type information: Holotype worker, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC: Cachote Forest, 18° 04.01’N, 71° 10.768’W, elev. 1054 m, cloud forest, nest under bark of rotting, fallen tree, 28.vii.2009, J.S. LaPolla & S.A. Schneider (USNM00754797) (NMNH). Secondary type information: 3 paratype workers, 1 paratype male with same locality data as holotype (specimens are from the same nest as holotype) (NMNH & MCZC). AntCat AntWiki
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Dominican Republic
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Nearctic, Neotropical

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