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Species: Ectatomma opaciventre   (Roger, 1861) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Ponera (Ectatomma) opaciventris Roger, 1861b PDF: 169 (w.) SOUTH AMERICA. Neotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: 2 syntype workers. Type-locality: none given (“das Vaterland ist nicht bekannt”). Type-depository: MNHN. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Combination in Ectatomma (Ectatomma): Mayr, 1887 PDF: 539.
Combination in Ectatomma: Roger, 1863b PDF: 17; Emery, 1894d PDF: 144.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Amambay

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Scientific Name Status Publication Pages ModsID GoogleMaps
Ectatomma opaciventre   Wild, A. L., 2007, A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 1622, pp. 1-55: 26, (download) 26 21367
Ectatomma opaciventre   Mayr, G., 1866, Myrmecologische Beitraege., Sitzungsberichte der Koenigliche Akademie der Wissenschaften, Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Classe 53, pp. 484-517: 20, (download) 20 4365

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 4 times found in Cerrado, 1 times found in bosque bajo/campo cerrado.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ground forager(s), 1 times foragers on ground.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times epigaeic pitfall, 1 times direct collection.

Elevations: collected from 260 - 2500 meters, 1411 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1993-11-29 00:00:00.0 and 2018-02-26 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: syntype of Ectatomma opaciventre: casent0915908; syntype of Ectatomma opaciventre concolor: casent0915107

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