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Species: Dorymyrmex elegans   (Trager, 1988) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Conomyrma elegans Trager, 1988a PDF: 21, figs. 3, 10 (w.q.) U.S.A. Nearctic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Dorymyrmex: Shattuck, 1992c PDF: 85.
See also: Johnson, 1989b PDF: 191.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: United States
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in pine forest, 1 times found in Florida scrub habitat, 1 times found in Longleaf-Pine-Oak woodland.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ground nest, 1 times Sand nest in open.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times direct collection.

Elevations: collected at 50 m

Collect Date Range: collected between 1986-10-15 and 2001-11-02

Type specimens:

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