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Species: Dolichoderus abruptus   (Smith, 1858) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Formica abrupta Smith, 1858a PDF: 45 (w.) BRAZIL (Pará). Neotropic. Primary type information: Primary type material: 2 syntype workers. Primary type locality: Brazil: Pará (no collector’s name). Primary type depository: BMNH. Type notes: Both Forel, 1895b PDF: 107, and MacKay, 1993b PDF: 31, give the type locality as Brazil: Pará. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

MacKay, 1993b PDF: 32 (q.m.)
Combination in Hypoclinea: Mayr, 1863a PDF: 423; Kempf, 1972b PDF: 118.
Junior synonym of Dolichoderus bidens: Roger, 1862b PDF: 285; Roger, 1863b PDF: 14; Mayr, 1863a PDF: 423.
Status as species: Mayr, 1870a PDF: 391 (redescription); Mayr, 1870b PDF: 956 (in key); Dalla Torre, 1893 PDF: 156; Emery, 1894d PDF: 236; Forel, 1895b PDF: 107; Forel, 1911g PDF: 282; Emery, 1913a PDF: 11; Mann, 1916 PDF: 464; Borgmeier, 1923: 84; Kempf, 1972b PDF: 118; MacKay, 1993b PDF: 31 (redescription); Shattuck, 1994 PDF: 40; Bolton, 1995b: 172; Ortiz & Fernández, 2011 PDF: 47; Bezděčková et al., 2015 PDF: 108; Guerrero, 2019 PDF: 699.
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Distribution:

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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in wet forest clearing, 1 times found in rainforest edge, 1 times found in edge of second-growth rainforest, 1 times found in Garden.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times on low vegetation, 1 times foragers, 1 times Ground.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times search, 00-9 times beating vegetation, 9, 1 times yellow tray, 1 times 793, 1 times HandCollection.

Elevations: collected from 2 - 500 meters, 135 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1989-02-04 00:00:00.0 and 2021-03-23 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: syntype of Dolichoderus abruptus: casent0902944; syntype of Hypoclinea ursus: casent0915562



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