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Species: Basiceros disciger   (Mayr, 1887) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2020)

Ceratobasis disciger Mayr, 1887 PDF: 581 (w.) BRAZIL. Neotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Brown & Kempf, 1960 PDF: 180 (q.); Brown, 1974c PDF: 140 (m.).
Combination in Basiceros: Emery, 1924f PDF: 328.
Combination in Aspididris: Brown & Kempf, 1960 PDF: 179.
Combination in Basiceros: Brown, 1974c PDF: 140.
// Distribution


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Distribution Notes:

Paraguay: Alto Paraná, Itapúa

Taxonomic Treatment (provided by Plazi)

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 2 times found in Semideciduous seasonal forest, 1 times found in tropical rain forest, 1 times found in forest, 1 times found in second-growth rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times ex sifted leaf litter, 1 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 1 times forest litter, 1 times ex Malaise trap.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 3 times berlese, 2 times Winkler, 2 times Winkler sample Ep & Hypogaeic (litter+ soil), 1 times Malaise.

Elevations: collected from 50 - 1600 meters, 768 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1972-03-01 and 2014-09-27

Type specimens: syntype of Ceratobasis disciger: casent0915696

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