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Species: Leptanilloides nomadus   Donoso et al., 2006 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Leptanilloides nomada Donoso et al., 2006 PDF: 50, figs. 1, 2, 7-10 (w.) ECUADOR. Neotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: holotype worker. Type-locality: Ecuador: Cotopaxi Prov., Bosque Integral Otonga, 1960 m., 00°25.158’S, 79°0.197’W, 2.xii.2003, #AW2146 (A.L. Wild & J.M. Vieira). Type-depository: PUCE. Secondary type information: Paratype-material: paratype workers (number not stated). Paratype-locality: same as for holotype. Paratype-depositories: ALWC, BMNH, CASC, LACM, MCZC, MHNG, MZSP, NHMB, NHMW, PUCE, UCDC, USNM. Type notes: More paratypes are stored in ethanol at PUCE. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Borowiec & Longino, 2011 PDF: 26 (in key); Delsinne et al., 2015 PDF: 7 (in key).
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  Geographic regions: Not found on any curated Geolocale/Taxon lists.

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in cloud forest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times column of ants on forest floor.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times search.

Elevations: collected at 1960 m

Collect Date Range: collected on 2003-12-02 00:00:00.0

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