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Species: Apterostigma peruvianum   Wheeler, 1925 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Apterostigma peruvianum Wheeler, 1925a PDF: 46 (w.q.) PERU. Neotropic. Primary type information: Primary type material: 12 syntype workers, 1 syntype queen. Primary type locality: Peru: Llinquipate (N. Holmgren). Primary type depositories: MCZC, NHRS. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Lattke, 1997 PDF: 164 (m.)
Status as species: Kempf, 1972b PDF: 24; Bolton, 1995b: 74; Lattke, 1997 PDF: 163 (redescription); Bezděčková et al., 2015 PDF: 115; Fernández & Serna, 2019 PDF: 839.
Senior synonym of Apterostigma fusinodum: Lattke, 1997 PDF: 163
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador, Peru
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

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

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times on low vegetation.

Elevations: collected at 400 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1991-08-02 and 2005-01-01

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