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Species: Pheidole musinermis   Longino, 2019 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Pheidole musinermis Longino, 2019 PDF: 48, plate 42 (s.) COSTA RICA. Neotropic. Primary type information: Costa Rica, San José: Cerro Plano, 9.48117 -83.96363 ±50 m, 1060 m, 6-Jul-2015, ridgetop cloud forest, at bait (ADMAC, Ba-E-06-2-04-07) [MUCR, unique specimen identifier CASENT0631280]. AntCat AntWiki
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Costa Rica, Panama
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in ridgetop cloud forest, 2 times found in montane wet forest, 1 times found in montane wet forest edge, 1 times found in mature rainforest, edge of forest near pasture and agricultural land, steep rocky terrain, 1 times found in montane wet forest, near streams.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 4 times at bait, 1 times ex sifted leaf litter, 1 times ex pan trap.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times baiting, 1 times bait, 1 times miniWinkler, 1 times pan trap.

Elevations: collected from 500 - 1200 meters, 997 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1996-07-01 and 2015-07-13

Type specimens: Holotype of Pheidole musinermis Longino 2019: casent0631280; Paratype of Pheidole musinermis Longino 2019: casent0631279, casent0646350, casent0646351, casent0646352, casent0646353, casent0646354, casent0646355, casent0646356, casent0646357

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