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Species: Cylindromyrmex striatus   Mayr, 1870 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Cylindromyrmex striatus Mayr, 1870b PDF: 967 (q.) SURINAME. Neotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: 3 syntype queens. Type-locality: Suriname: (no further data). Type-depositories: NHMW, MNHU. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

De Andrade, 1998a PDF: 605 (w.m.).
Status as species: Mayr, 1887 PDF: 545; Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 16; Forel, 1895b PDF: 116; Emery, 1911e PDF: 15; Wheeler, 1919d: 266; Wheeler, 1924b PDF: 106 (in key); Menozzi, 1931d PDF: 195 (in key); Wheeler, 1937b PDF: 444 (in key); Kempf, 1972b PDF: 91; Brown, 1975 PDF: 38, 82; Snelling & Hunt, 1975 PDF: 70; Brandão, 1991 PDF: 339; Bolton, 1995b: 167; De Andrade, 1998a PDF: 605 (redescription); Bezděčková et al., 2015 PDF: 109.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Brazil, Suriname, Venezuela
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in rainforest.

Elevations: collected at 125 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1989-01-01 and 1995-02-08

Type specimens: syntype of Cylindromyrmex striatus: casent0915852, casent0915853; type of Cylindromyrmex striatus: focol0813

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