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Species: Neocerapachys splendens   (Borgmeier, 1957) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Cerapachys splendens Borgmeier, 1957a PDF: 107, figs. 14-17 (w.) BRAZIL (Santa Catarina). Neotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Brazil: Santa Catarina, Nova Teutonia, iv. and x.1954, Berlesate (F. Plaumann). Type-depository: MZSP. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 9 paratype workers. Paratype-locality: same as for holotype. Paratype-depositories: MCZC, MZSP, USNM. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Kempf, 1964e PDF: 47; Kempf, 1972b PDF: 76; Brown, 1975 PDF: 23; Bolton, 1995b: 145; Palacio, 2019 PDF: 623.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 4 times found in Secondary Forest, 1 times found in wet forest, 1 times found in Plateau.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 4 times ex sifted leaf litter, 1 times in excavated soil, old termite mound, 1 times LeafLitter, 1 times ex sifted litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 4 times Winkler, 1 times search, 1 times Pitfall72h, 1 times Davis sifter.

Elevations: collected from 134 - 900 meters, 601 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1954-01-01 and 2018-08-29

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