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Species: Leptanilloides femoralis   Borowiec & Longino, 2011 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Leptanilloides femoralis Borowiec & Longino, 2011 PDF: 30, figs. 2C, 4A-I (w.) VENEZUELA. Neotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Venezuela: Aragua, Pico Periquito, PN Henri Pittier, 1500 m., 10.339°, -67.706°, 17.viii.2008, sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), #16198.06 (P.S. Ward). Type-depository: MIZA. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: 22 paratype workers. Paratype-locality: same as for holotype. Paratype-depositories: AMNH, BMNH, CASC, FMNH, LACM, MCZC, MIZA, MZSP, PUCE, UCDC, USNM. AntCat AntWiki

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Delsinne et al., 2015 PDF: 8 (in key).
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Venezuela
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in montane rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ex sifted leaf litter, 1 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood).

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times Winkler.

Elevations: collected at 1500 m

Collect Date Range: collected on 2008-08-17 00:00:00.0

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