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Species: Anochetus boltoni   Fisher & Smith, 2008 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Anochetus boltoni Fisher & Smith, 2008 10.1371/journal.pone.0001787 PDF: 4, figs. 2a-d, 5a, 8a (w.m.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy. Primary type information: Madagascar, Antsiranana, PN Marojejy, Manantenina River, 28.0 km 38° NE Andapa, 8.2 km 333° NNW Manantenina, 14°26'12'S, 049°46'30'E, 450 m, rainforest, sifted litter, 12–15 Nov 2003, coll. B. L. Fisher et al., collection code: BLF08985; CASENT0104542; CASC. AntCat AntWiki HOL


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Madagascar
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 6 times found in rainforest, 2 times found in Low altitude rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 4 times ex rotten log, 1 times under rootmat on groun, 1 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood).

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times Malaise, 1 times MW 25 sample transect, 5m.

Elevations: collected from 240 - 780 meters, 652 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Anochetus boltoni: casent0104542; paratype of Anochetus boltoni: casent0006943, casent0487895, casent0487896, casent0487897

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