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Species: Stenamma brevicorne   (Mayr, 1886) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2021)

Aphaenogaster brevicornis Mayr, 1886d PDF: 447 (w.q.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Emery, 1895d PDF: 299 (m.); Smith, 1957b PDF: 167 (m.); Hauschteck, 1962 PDF: 219 (k.).
Combination in Stenamma: Emery, 1895d PDF: 299.
Senior synonym of Stenamma neoarcticum: Smith, 1957b PDF: 165.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:



Subterranean. Forages near surface only in cooler months.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in Deciduous woodland, 1 times found in shrubs next to marsh area, 1 times found in box elder grove, 1 times found in Oak Savanna, 1 times found in Prairie.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 5 times dry pitfall trap, 1 times leaf litter, 1 times in nest of Formica cinerea montana, 1 times dead squirrel, 1 times btw. leaf litter on stones.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times pitfall, 1 times search.

Elevations: collected at 1158 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1883-10-31 and 2013-05-19

Type specimens: syntype of Aphaenogaster brevicornis: casent0919622; syntype of Stenamma brevicorne: casent0900948; syntype of Stenamma neoarcticum: casent0919620, casent0919621

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