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Species: Solenopsis richteri   Forel, 1909 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Solenopsis Pylades var. Richteri Forel, 1909a PDF: 267 (w.q.) [sic] ARGENTINA. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Raised to species: Buren, 1972 PDF: 4.
Senior synonym of Solenopsis tricuspis: Creighton, 1930b PDF: 87; of Solenopsis oblongiceps: Trager, 1991 PDF: 187.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Brazil, United States, Uruguay
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Nearctic, Neotropical
  Native to (according to species list records):
    Neotropical bioregion

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Ñeembucú

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in untreated pasture/open hardwood forest edge, 3 times found in hardwood trees at edge of untreated pasture, 1 times found in nest, 1 times found in untreated pasture, 1 times found in vegetation at fenceline in untreated pasture, 1 times found in Mesquite woodland.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times in stem with homopterus inquilines, 1 times covered runways.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times beating.

Type specimens: syntype of Solenopsis richteri: casent0908801; syntype of Solenopsis pylades tricuspis: casent0908802; syntype of Solenopsis saevissima oblongiceps: casent0913928

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