Linepithema tsachila

Escárraga, Mayron & Guerrero, Roberto J., 2016, The ant genus Linepithema (Formicidae: Dolichoderinae) in Colombia, Zootaxa 4208 (5), pp. 446-458: 456

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4208.5.3

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lsid:zoobank.org:pub:69728BA3-6562-43A0-9A8F-6DCF61817BD1

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/BF4E879C-FFB7-D978-FF4A-FEC7FB51727C

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Plazi

scientific name

Linepithema tsachila
status

 

Linepithema tsachila 

Distribution. Linepithema tsachila  was recorded in the departments of Chocó and Valle del Cauca in East and Southeast of the country ( Wild 2007); in this work, we expand the distributional records to the department of Nariño ( Fig. 3View FIGURE 3).

Biology. Linepithema tsachila  ranges from 286–1800 m and has been collected in very humid tropical forest and very humid premontane forest.

Examined material. NARIÑO: Barbacoas, Tajadas , 1°39’21”N 78°9’55”W, 1000 m (IAvH); El DivisoGoogleMaps  , 520 m (IAvH); Ricaurte, La Planada, 1800 m (IAvH). VALLE DEL CAUCA: Bajo Anchicayá (IAvH).