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Species: Heteroponera panamensis   (Forel, 1899) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Ectatomma (Acanthoponera) dentinode var. panamense Forel, 1899b PDF: 9 (w.) PANAMA. Neotropic. Primary type information: Primary type material: holotype worker. Primary type locality: Panama: Volcan de Chiriqui, 3000 ft (Champion). Primary type depository: BMNH. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Acanthoponera: Emery, 1911e PDF: 36.
Combination in Heteroponera: Brown, 1958g PDF: 196.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Colombia, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Panama
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 96 times found in montane wet forest, 25 times found in wet forest, 11 times found in mature wet forest, 8 times found in cloud forest, 8 times found in cloud forest, primary, near ridgetop, 8 times found in tropical wet forest, 2 times found in primary wet forest, 5 times found in cloud forest, old second growth forest, 4 times found in ridgetop cloud forest, 4 times found in cloud forest, probably old second growth, matrix of dense bamboo and more open forest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 59 times ex sifted leaf litter, 31 times Sobre Vegetacion, 26 times Hojarasca, 14 times beating vegetation, 5 times ex Cecropia, 7 times beating veg., 1 times nest in dead herb stem, 2 times Nest in dead stick, 1 times en peciolo de Piper sp., 4 times at bait, 1 times nest in live stem Piper, ...

Collected most commonly using these methods: 49 times miniWinkler, 31 times Sweeping, 18 times search, 25 times Mini Winkler, 21 times beating, 10 times Malaise, 7 times maxiWinkler, 4 times baiting, 4 times Winkler, 1 times Berlese, 1 times flight intercept trap, ...

Elevations: collected from 190 - 1560 meters, 871 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1980-09-20 00:00:00.0 and 2020-01-10 00:00:00.0

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