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Species: Leptomyrmex relictus   Boudinot et al., 2016 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Leptomyrmex relictus Boudinot et al., 2016 10.1111/syen.12181 PDF: 663, figs. 1-5, S1, S2 (w.m.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. Primary type information: BRAZIL, Goiás: Niquelândia, Serra da Mesa, 14∘20′39.5′′S, 48∘10′21.1′′W, 16.xi.2013, cerrado, inside nest of Cornitermes silvestrii (D. E. Oliveira, R. G. Santos & T. Carrijo) (sample code DEO2013-030); CASENT0106501; MZSP AntCat AntWiki
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Brazil
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in cerrado.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times inside nest of Cornitermes silvestrii.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 0 times epigaeic pitfall.

Elevations: collected from 390 - 470 meters, 443 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1956-05-26 and 2013-11-16

Type specimens: Holotype of Leptomyrmex relictus: casent0106501; Paratype worker: casent0730400

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