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Species: Cylindromyrmex brevitarsus   Santschi, 1925 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Cylindromyrmex brevitarsus Santschi, 1925b PDF: 5 (w.) BRAZIL (Paraná). Neotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Brazil: Paraná, Rio Negro (Reichensperger). Type-depository: NHMB. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

De Andrade, 1998a PDF: 631 (q.m.).
Status as species: Menozzi, 1931d PDF: 195 (in key); Wheeler, 1937b PDF: 444 (in key); Kempf, 1964e PDF: 48; Kempf, 1972b PDF: 91; Brown, 1975 PDF: 38; Bolton, 1995b: 167; De Andrade, 1998a PDF: 625 (redescription); De Andrade, 2001 PDF: 56; Branstetter & Sáenz, 2012 PDF: 253; Bezděčková et al., 2015 PDF: 109.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Brazil, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guatemala, Mexico, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 8 times found in montane wet forest, 1 times found in mesophil forest, 1 times found in mature cloud forest, 2 times found in tropical moist forest, 1 times found in wet forest, 1 times found in mesophil forest stream, 1 times found in 2nd growth rainforest, 1 times found in cloud forest edge.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 4 times Malaise trap, 2 times flight intercept trap, 1 times nest in hard dead wood, 1 times Sobre Vegetacion, 1 times ex sifted leaf litter, 1 times bajo de M/17, 1 times bajo de M/16, 1 times bajo de M/15, 1 times bajo de M/03, 1 times bajo de M/01.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 7 times Flight Intercept Trap, 6 times Malaise, 2 times search, 1 times Sweeping, 1 times MaxiWinkler.

Elevations: collected from 50 - 1660 meters, 618 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1929-01-01 00:00:00.0 and 2019-05-31 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: syntype of Cylindromyrmex brevitarsus: casent0911273

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