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Species: Neoponera theresiae   (Forel, 1899) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2023)

Pachycondyla theresiae Forel, 1899b PDF: 13, pl. 1, fig. 11 (w.) PANAMA. Neotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: lectotype worker (by designation of MacKay & MacKay, 2010 PDF: 549). Type-locality: lectotype Panama: Bugaba, Volcan de Chiriqui (Champion). Type-depository: MHNG. Type notes: Another original syntype, in MCZC, was examined by MacKay & MacKay, 2010 PDF: 549, but not included as a paralectotype. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Lectotype designation: MacKay & MacKay, 2010 PDF: 549.
Combination in Pachycondyla: Brown, 1995a: 310.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Brazil, Costa Rica, Panama, Peru
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 5 times found in ridgetop cloud forest, 2 times found in rainforest, 2 times found in rainforest edge, 1 times found in rainforest/pasture edge, mature rainforest on steep hillside, 1 times found in montane wet forest, along ridge leading to stream, oak trees present, probably mature or old 2nd growth with relict trees, near pasture, 1 times found in montane wet forest, along ridge leading to stream, oak trees, near pasture, 1 times found in montane wet forest, in matrix of pasture and forest, probabl old 2nd growth, 1 times found in montane wet forest, near streams.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 7 times beating veg., 2 times on low vegetation, 2 times at bait, 1 times on extrafloral nectaries, 1 times ex sifted leaf litter.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 7 times beating, 2 times baiting, 2 times Search, 1 times beating vegetation (3 hour period), 1 times beating vegetation (3 hours), 1 times miniWinkler.

Elevations: collected from 10 - 1200 meters, 682 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1982-04-26 00:00:00.0 and 2015-07-13 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: Lectotype of Pachycondyla theresiae: casent0907241

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