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Species: Cephalotes borgmeieri   (Kempf, 1951) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Paracryptocerus (Paracryptocerus) borgmeieri Kempf, 1951 PDF: 211, fig. 147 (w.q.m.) ARGENTINA (Misiones). Neotropic. Primary type information: Primary type material: holotype worker. Primary type locality: Argentina: Misiones, Iguazu (N. Kusnezov). Primary type depository: IMLT. Secondary type information: Secondary type material: 4 paratype workers. Secondary type locality: same as for holotype. Secondary type depositories: IMLT, MZSP. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Zacryptocerus: Brandão, 1991 PDF: 385.
Combination in Cephalotes: Baroni Urbani, 1998b: 323.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Brazil, Ecuador, Paraguay
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Alto Paraguay, Alto Paraná, Caaguazú, Canindeyú, Central, Paraguarí, Pte. Hayes

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

borgmeieri (KempfHNS 1951).

Alto Paraguay, Alto Paraná, Caaguazú, Canindeyú, Central, Paraguarí, Pte. Hayes, “Paraguay ” (s. loc.) (ALWC, IFML, INBP, LACM, MCSN, MCZC, MHNG, MZSP). Literature records: Alto Paraná, Caaguazú, “Paraguay” (s. loc.) (de Andrade & Baroni-Urbani 1999).

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Dry Chaco transition, 1 times found in Dry Chaco, scrub forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times Foraging ants.

Elevations: collected from 173 - 176 meters, 174 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1965-01-01 00:00:00.0 and 2011-01-01 00:00:00.0

Type specimens:

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