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Species: Temnothorax acutispinosus   Prebus, 2021 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Temnothorax acutispinosus Prebus, 2021b 10.7717/peerj.11514 PDF: 51 (in key), 85, fig. 93 (w.) MEXICO (Chiapas). Neotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Mexico: Chiapas: Custepec, 15.72196 N 92.95037 W ± 50 m, 1530 m, 19.v.2008, mesophyll forest, under epiphytes in treefall, #6285 (J. Longino). Type-depository: CASC. Type-specimen: JTLC000007447. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 12 paratype workers. Paratype-locality: 11 paratype workers with same data as holotype; 1 paratype worker with same data as holotype except #6286. Paratype-depositories and specimens: AMNH: CASENT0869154; CASC: CASENT0869155; ECOSCE: JTLC000007450; FSCA: CASENT0869152; LACM: CASENT0869149, CASENT0869156; MCZC: JTLC000007448; UCDC: CASENT0869151; UNAM: CASENT0869119, CASENT0869150; USNM: JTLC000007449; UVGC: CASENT0869153. AntCat AntWiki
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Honduras, Mexico
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in mesophyl forest, 1 times found in disturbed pine-oak forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times under epiphytes in treefall, 1 times beating vegetation.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times search, 1 times Beating.

Elevations: collected from 1530 - 1800 meters, 1558 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 2008-05-19 00:00:00.0 and 2010-05-17 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: holotype of Temnothorax acutispinosus: jtlc000007447; paratype of Temnothorax acuminatus: casent0869119; paratype of Temnothorax acutispinosus: casent0869149, casent0869150, casent0869151, casent0869152, casent0869153, casent0869154, casent0869155, casent0869156, jtlc000007448, jtlc000007449, jtlc000007450

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