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Species: Ectatomma permagnum   Forel, 1908 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Ectatomma opaciventre var. permagna Forel, 1908 PDF: 342 (w.) BRAZIL (São Paulo). Neotropic. Primary type information: Type-material: syntype workers (number not stated). Type-locality: Brazil: São Paulo (Reh). Type-depositories: MHNG, NHMB. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Replacement name for Ectatomma strigosum Emery, 1894. [Junior primary homonym of Rhytidoponera strigosa (Emery, 1887).]
[Note: Ectatomma permagnum Forel, 1908 junior synonym of Rhytidoponera strigosa (Emery, 1887) (synonymy by Brown, 1958g PDF: 209, 297); hence Ectatomma permagnum Forel, 1908 first available replacement name (Bolton, 1995b: 187).]
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador, Paraguay
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Alto Paraguay, Amambay, Caaguazú, Canindeyú, Central

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Treatment Citation: Wild, A. L., 2007, A catalogue of the ants of Paraguay (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)., Zootaxa 1622, pp. 1-55

permagnum ForelHNS 1908b.

Alto Paraguay, Amambay, Caaguazú, Canindeyú, Central, “Paraguay” (s. loc.) (ALWC, INBP, LACM, MCSN, MZSP). Literature records: “Paraguay” (s. loc.) (Kempf 1972).

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in Semideciduous seasonal forest, 2 times found in mature rainforest, 1 times found in bosque medio, 1 times found in savannah.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times ex Malaise trap, 1 times ground forager(s), 1 times foragers on ground, 0 times Pasture.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 1 times bait, 2 times Malaise, 1 times direct collection.

Elevations: collected from 135 - 1600 meters, 441 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1891-12-31 00:00:00.0 and 2019-09-05 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: syntype of Ectatomma opaciventre strigosum: casent0905381; syntype of Ectatomma permagnum: casent0905379, casent0907182; syntype of Ectatomma opaciventre strigosum: casent0903842; syntype of Ectatomma strigosum aerea: casent0907183; syntype of Ectatomma strigosum confusa: casent0907184

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