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Species: Pseudomyrmex championi   (Forel, 1899) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Pseudomyrma championi Forel, 1899f PDF: 96 (w.) MEXICO. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Senior synonym of Pseudomyrmex leonhardi: Kempf, 1961a PDF: 391
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Trinidad and Tobago
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Nearctic, Neotropical

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in oak-pine forest, 2 times found in old field/pasture, 1 times found in moist ravine in pine/oak forest, 1 times found in oak woodland, 1 times found in pine forest, 1 times found in pine-oak forest, 1 times found in agricultural zone, 1 times found in Port of entry, 1 times found in clearing (pasture), 1 times found in yucca desert, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times on Passiflora efn, 1 times ex dead twig of woody shrub, 1 times ex dead twig of verbenaceous shrub, 1 times ex dead stem of woody Asteraceae, 1 times with cactus plants, 1 times on ground and maguey, 1 times ex dead twig of woody shrub (common roadside species, with hastate leaves), 1 times ex dead twig, 1 times dead twig of woody shrub.

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

Elevations: collected from 1280 - 2344 meters, 1823 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1948-07-31 and 2013-03-29

Type specimens: syntype of Pseudomyrmex championi: casent0902873, casent0907518; type of Pseudomyrma leonhardi: focol1196, focol1197, focol1198

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