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Species: Leptanilloides amazonus   (Brandão et al., 1999) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Asphinctanilloides amazona Brandão et al., 1999 PDF: 31, figs. 9, 10, 18, 25, 36-39, 68-74 (w.) BRAZIL (Amazonas). Neotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Brazil: Amazonas, 4832, ca 70 km. N Manaus, Fazenda Esteio, Reserva 1202 (02°24’50’’S, 59°52’11’’W), ZF 23 Road, km. 28, Projecto Dinâmica Biológia de Fragmentos Florestais, INPA/Smithsonian, 12.xi.1993, soil sample M14, #1003 (A.B. Casimiro). Type-depository: INPA. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 7 paratype workers. Paratype-locality: same as for holotype. Paratype-depositories: AMNH, BMNH, CPDC, MCZC, 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 microhabitats: 1 times sample of soil in a polyculture of commercially used trees, 1 times sonda de solo 10cm.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Berlese, 1 times Berlese AC. 12, 1 times soil sample #M14.

Collect Date Range: collected between 1993-11-12 00:00:00.0 and 2004-03-08 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: paratype of Leptanilloides amazonus: casent0104669

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