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Species: Anochetus pattersoni   Fisher & Smith, 2008 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Anochetus pattersoni Fisher & Smith, 2008 PDF: 13, figs. 7a-h, 8d (w.q.m.) SEYCHELLES. Malagasy. Primary type information: Seychelles, Aldabra Group, Picard Island, in old ‘‘Settlement’’ 09°23'34"S 046°12'14'E, 5 m, mostly Casuarina with coco palms, exotic vegetation, found after dark on concrete slab in abandoned settlement 19-Dec-05, coll. S.M.Goodman, collection code: SM; CASENT0068352; CASC. AntCat AntWiki HOL


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

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 1 times found in coastal scrub, 1 times found in mostly Casuarinia with coco palms, exotic vegetation.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times under rotten log, 1 times found after dark on concrete slab in abandoned settlement.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 6 times CDC light trap, 1 times ex malaise trap 6m.

Elevations: collected from 2 - 5 meters, 3 meters average

Type specimens: Holotype of Anochetus pattersoni: casent0068352

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