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Species: Strumigenys villiersi   (Perrault, 1986) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Gymnomyrmex villiersi Perrault, 1986a PDF: 1, figs. 1-3 (w.) FRENCH GUIANA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

See also: Bolton, 2000: 237.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Bolivia, Brazil, French Guiana, Guyana, Peru, Venezuela
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in lowland wet forest, 1 times found in Plateau, 1 times found in tropical moist forest, 1 times found in 2� forest, 1 times found in Bamboo forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Ticoporo Forest Reserve. Dense second growth with few larger trees. Ex sifted le, 1 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 1 times Leaf litter, 1 times ex sifted leaf litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 4 times Winkler, 1 times Winkler48h, 1 times litter sample.

Elevations: collected from 180 - 800 meters, 314 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype (?) of Gymnomyrmex villiersi: casent0915362

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