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Species: Mycetosoritis hartmanni   (Wheeler, 1907) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Atta (Mycetosoritis) hartmanni Wheeler, 1907d PDF: 714, pl. 49, figs. 6, 7 (w.q.m.) U.S.A. (Texas). Nearctic. Primary type information: Primary type material: syntype workers, syntype queens, syntype males (numbers not stated). Primary type localities: U.S.A.: Texas, Montopolis, nr Austin (W.M. Wheeler), Texas, Delvalle, nr Austin (W.M. Wheeler). Primary type depository: MCZC. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Mycetosoritis: Creighton, 1950a PDF: 318.
Status as species: Wheeler, 1910a PDF: 568; Emery, 1924f PDF: 344; Creighton, 1950a PDF: 318; Smith, 1951c PDF: 830; Smith, 1967a PDF: 363; Smith, 1979: 1411; Bolton, 1995b: 269.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Costa Rica, Guatemala, Mexico, United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Nearctic, Neotropical

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in tropical moist forest, 1 times found in tropical dry forest, 1 times found in 2º wet forest edge, 1 times found in small grassy opening in pine-oak forest, 1 times found in coastal shrub veg., 1 times found in 2º wet forest, 1 times found in clearing in post oak forest nr. rd., 1 times found in coastal scrub, 1 times found in contents of upper Fungus gard., 1 times found in dry forest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times ex sifted leaf litter, 1 times Tiny turret nest, 1 times Malaise trap, 1 times nest in soil, 1 times beating vegetation, 1 times at bait, 1 times sand, 1 times nest with small turret, 8" deep, 1 times nest of Atta texana, 1 times nest, 1 times ground forager(s), ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times MaxiWinkler, 1 times Malaise, 1 times Baiting, 1 times Beating, 1 times direct collection, 1 times hand collection, 1 times pitfall transect PF-2-10, 1 times search.

Elevations: collected from 5 - 305 meters, 123 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1960-08-21 00:00:00.0 and 2017-04-25 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: Nontype: casent0745093; syntype of Mycetosoritis hartmanni: casent0904986

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