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Species: Strumigenys fridericimuelleri   Forel, 1886 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Strumigenys fridericimuelleri Forel, 1886a PDF: 213 (w.) BRAZIL (Santa Catarina). Neotropic. Primary type information: Primary type material: syntype workers (number not stated). Primary type locality: Brazil: Santa Catarina, Itajahy, Colonie Blumenau (W. Müller). Primary type depositories: DZSP, MCZC, MHNG, NHMW. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[Misspelled as fredericimuelleri by Wheeler, 1908a PDF: 148 (in key).]
Combination in Pyramica: Bolton, 1999 PDF: 1673.
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  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Americas: Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Trinidad and Tobago, Venezuela
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 3 times found in ridgetop cloud forest, 5 times found in wet forest, 6 times found in montane wet forest, 3 times found in wet cloud forest, 4 times found in moist forest, 1 times found in mature cloud forest, 1 times found in Primary wet forest, 3 times found in mature rainforest, edge of forest near pasture and agricultural land, steep rocky terrain, 2 times found in cloud forest, 1 times found in mature moist forest, ...

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 31 times ex sifted leaf litter, 2 times nest in dead wood, 3 times ex sifted litter, 1 times ex dead wood, 1 times forest litter, 1 times with orchids, 1 times under rock, 1 times tronco en pie muerto, 1 times Hojarasca, 1 times Cerca de M/20 y orilla de Quebrada Cantarrana.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 17 times Winkler, 13 times MiniWinkler, 2 times search, 4 times maxiWinkler, 3 times Berlese, 1 times Mini Winkler, 0 times Winkler of rotten log, 1 times Aerial Malaise (0.7- 1.2 m), 1 times direct collection, 1 times Malaise.

Elevations: collected from 150 - 1500 meters, 823 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1964-06-15 00:00:00.0 and 2022-01-13 00:00:00.0

Type specimens: syntype of Strumigenys fridericimuelleri: casent0904959, casent0909340, casent0915947; type of Strumigenys fridericimuelleri: focol2169

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