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Species: Pseudomyrmex perboscii   (Guérin-Méneville, 1844) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Myrmex perboscii Guérin-Méneville, 1844a PDF: 428 (q.) MEXICO. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Forel, 1899f PDF: 86 (w.).
Combination in Pseudomyrma: Smith, 1858a PDF: 156.
Combination in Pseudomyrmex: Kempf, 1972b PDF: 222.
Senior synonym of Pseudomyrmex icterica: Ward, 1989a PDF: 442.
Senior synonym of Pseudomyrmex simoides: Ward, 1989a PDF: 442.
Senior synonym of Pseudomyrmex testacea: Ward, 1989a PDF: 442.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Peru, Venezuela
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Pastures and scrubby second growth vegetation, 1 times found in lowland forest, 1 times found in old field/pasture, 1 times found in rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times nest in live stems, 1 times on Simarouba amara, 1 times live branch of Pithecellobium saman.

Elevations: collected from 20 - 450 meters, 207 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1982-03-16 and 2007-12-29

Type specimens: Holotype of Pseudomyrmex perboscii: casent0902924; syntype of Pseudomyrma simoides: casent0907561; type of Pseudomyrma simoides: focol0527

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