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Species: Aenictus furibundus   Arnold, 1959 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Aenictus furibundus Arnold, 1959 PDF: 335, fig. 20 (w.) ZIMBABWE. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: South Africa, Zimbabwe
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 4 times found in Olifantshoek Plains Thornveld, open woodland, 2 times found in Kathu Bushveld, dominated by Tarchonanthus camphoratus, 1 times found in Kathu Bushveld; Acacia erioloba woodland, 1 times found in Lydenburg Thornveld, 1 times found in Ohrigstad Mountain Bushveld, 1 times found in Sekhukhune Mountain Bushveld, 1 times found in Acacia Closed Woodland (in Sekhukhune Plains Bushveld), 1 times found in Acacia erioloba veld in Gordonia Duneveld, 1 times found in Euclea-Seersia Open Shrubland (in Sekhukhune Plains Bushveld), 1 times found in grassland.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 8 times Pitfall trap, 5 times Pitfall trap, 5 days, 1 times Hand collected.

Elevations: collected from 893 - 1405 meters, 1163 meters average

Type specimens: Paratype: sam-ent-011572; paratype of Aenictus furibundis: casent0902688; paratype of Aenictus furibundus: casent0905850; Syntype: sam-ent-011571

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