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Species: Dorymyrmex thoracicus   Gallardo, 1916 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Extant: 2 valid subspecies

Dorymyrmex (Conomyrma) thoracicus Gallardo, 1916b PDF: 52 (w.) ARGENTINA (Santa Fe). Neotropic. Primary type information: Primary type material: 10 syntype workers. Primary type locality: Argentina: Santa Fé (von Steiger). Primary type depositories: MCZC, MHNG, NHMB. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[First available use of Dorymyrmex pyramicus brunneus thoracicus Santschi, 1912; unavailable (infrasubspecific) name.]
Combination in Dorymyrmex: Shattuck, 1992c PDF: 85.
As unavailable (infrasubspecific) name: Forel, 1914d PDF: 285; Bruch, 1915 PDF: 533; Santschi, 1916b PDF: 512; Santschi, 1916e PDF: 393.
Status as species: Gallardo, 1916b PDF: 52 (date of publication 18.v.1916); Bruch, 1916 PDF: 341 (date of publication 22.ix.1916); Santschi, 1920d PDF: 381; Santschi, 1936d PDF: 417; Kusnezov, 1952j PDF: 430; Kusnezov, 1953c PDF: 338; Kempf, 1972b PDF: 80; Zolessi et al., 1988: 7; Brandão, 1991 PDF: 338; Shattuck, 1994 PDF: 89; Bolton, 1995b: 183; Wild, 2007b PDF: 24.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, Venezuela
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Boquerón, Canindeyú, Central, Misiones, Ñeembucú, Paraguarí, Pte. Hayes, San Pedro

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Treatment Citation: Wild, A. L., 2007, A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 1622, pp. 1-55

thoracicus GallardoHNS 1916.

Boquerón, Canindeyú, Central, Misiones, Ñeembucú, Paraguarí, Pte. Hayes, San Pedro (ALWC, IFML, INBP, LACM).

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Shaded lawn.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 5 times direct collection, 1 times pitfall.

Elevations: collected from 5 - 150 meters, 96 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1993-11-15 00:00:00.0 and 2011-01-01 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: syntype of Dorymyrmex thoracicus: casent0911535

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