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Species: Dorymyrmex ensifer   Forel, 1912 

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See Also:

Dorymyrmex ensifer laevigatus, Dorymyrmex ensifer weiseri

Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Extant: 2 valid subspecies

Dorymyrmex ensifer Forel, 1912i PDF: 40 (w.) ARGENTINA (Catamarca). Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in sand dunes.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ground forager(s), 1 times Sandboden avec Göldii-exsanguis.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times yellow pan traps.

Elevations: collected from 5 - 2200 meters, 952 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1995-01-24 and 2006-01-15

Type specimens: syntype of Dorymyrmex ensifer: casent0909727

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